Board of Fire and Police Commission
Roney C. Riley
Community Policing & Public Safety Committee
Trustee Aaron Peppers, Chair
Trustee Melvin Lightford, Sr., Co-Chair
Engagement & Communications Committee
Trustee Isiah Brandon, Chair
Trustee Miguel Jones, Co-Chair
Fire Pension Board
Richard Weikal, Chairman
Fiscal Accountability & Government Transparency Committee
Trustee Miguel Jones, Chair
Trustee Isiah Brandon, Co-Chair
Historic Landmarks/Preservation Commission
Tomas Kus, Chairman
Serge Oliver, Sr.
Kenneth R. Watkins, Jr.
Infrastructure & Sustainability Committee
Trustee Melvin Lightford, Sr., Chair
Trustee Aaron Peppers, Co-Chair
Local Liquor Control Commission
Mayor Nathaniel George Booker, Pres.
Gwaine (Dianne) Williams
Ordinance & Policy Committee
Trustee Shabaun Reyes-Plummer, Chair
Trustee Antonio Sanchez, Co-Chair
Planning & Development Committee
Trustee Antonio Sanchez, Chair
Trustee Shabaun Reyes-Plummer, Co-Chair
Planning & Zoning Commission
Sarah Lira, Chairman
Joseph B. Ratley
Police Pension Board
Robert Dolan, Trustee
Karen Greene, Clerk
Steve Kuptz, Treasurer
Jose Mazariegos, Trustee
Tom McShane, Financial Advisor
Elijah Willis, Seretary
Carlos Patterson, Trustee
Traffic &Safety Commission
Trustee Aaron Peppers, Chairman
Larice J. Davis
Jacqueline T. Fowler
Elijah Willis, Police Chief
Three Commissions work closely with Community Development Department. They are as follows:
- Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals
- Maywood Historic Preservation Commission
- Environmental Beautification Commission
Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals
The Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals oversees the Village’s Zoning Code and the Village Code. The Village of Maywood Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals generally meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm in the Village Council Chambers, 125 S. 5th Avenue, Maywood.
Maywood Historic Preservation Commission
The Historic Preservation Commission holds hearings and reviews applications for local Landmark properties and Certificates of Appropriateness. The HPC also acts as a resource to the general public providing education in the areas of historic and architectural preservation.
The Historic Preservation Commission meets the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:00pm at 125 S. 5th Avenue, in the Council Chamber.
Environmental Beautification Commission
Our vision is for Maywood to be a standout community for engaging in environmental and beautification initiatives among other communities. The Commission is involved with the Park District.
Other Operating Commissions in the Village of Maywood:
Traffic & Safety Commission
Serve without compensation consisting of the Chief of Police, who shall be director thereof, and eight (8) additional members, who shall be residents of the Village. Such members shall be appointed by the President and Board of Trustees voting jointly and shall serve respectively for the following terms: 3 for 1 year, 3 for 2 years and 2 for 3 years. The successor for each member shall be appointed to serve for a term of 3 years.
Consist of the President and Board of Trustees as the Local Liquor Control Commissioner and five (5) other persons as the President shall appoint with the advice and consent of the Board of Trustees. The President's appointments shall serve for a term of one (1) year and shall assist the President in the exercise of the powers and in the performance of his or her duties that are specified in the state statues and/or in this section and chapter. Persons appointed to the Local Liquor Commission by the President may be reappointed and may serve a maximum of three (3) consecutive 1-year terms. Persons whose membership on the Local Liquor Control Commission ended due to having served three (3) consecutive 1-year terms may not be reappointed until at least one (1) year has elapsed since the conclusion of their membership on the Commission.
Special Events Commission
The Commission shall consist of eighteen (18) Commissioners, one of whom shall be chosen by the Commissioners as their Chairman. The Commissioners shall serve for 2-year terms with nine (9) persons initially appointed for a one (1) year term and nine (9) persons appointed for a 2-year term.