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Board of Commissioners Meeting Schedule

Committee Meetings

The following Standing Committees will meet on the first Wednesday of each month at Sugar Creek Administration Center, 17540 W. Laraway Road, Joliet, Il, 60433, unless otherwise noted.

  • Operations Committee – 8:30 a.m.
  • Finance Committee – immediately following the Operations Committee meeting but no earlier than 8:45 a.m.
  • Ad Hoc Rules Committee – on as-needed basis immediately following the Finance Committee meeting but no earlier than 9:00 a.m.
  1. Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Will County Office Building 302 N. Chicago Street, Joliet
  2. Wednesday, February 5, 2020*
  3. Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Will County Office Building 302 N. Chicago Street, Joliet
  4. Wednesday, April 1, 2020 (CANCELED)
  5. Wednesday, May 6, 2020*
  6. Wednesday, June 3, 2020
  7. Wednesday, July 1, 2020
  8. Wednesday, August 5, 2020*
  9. Wednesday, September 2, 2020
  10. Wednesday, September 30, 2020
  11. Wednesday, November 4, 2020*
  12. Wednesday, December 2, 2020

*Forest Preserve District of Will County Retiree Health Insurance Trust meeting.

Board of Commissioners Meetings

The Board of Commissioners meets the second Thursday of each month (unless changed by the Board) at 9:30 a.m. on the second floor of the Will County Office Building, 302 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, Il, 60432. View a Google Map of the meeting location.

  1. Thursday, January 9, 2020
  2. Thursday, February 13, 2020
  3. Thursday, March 12, 2020
  4. Thursday, April 9, 2020
  5. Thursday, May 14, 2020
  6. Thursday, June 11, 2020
  7. Thursday, July 9, 2020
  8. Thursday, August 13, 2020
  9. Thursday, September 10, 2020
  10. Thursday, October 8, 2020
  11. Thursday, November 12, 2020
  12. Monday, December 14, 2020 Re-Organization Meeting

Board meetings are open to the public, and anyone who wishes to address the Board may do so at these meetings.

View Board meeting documents, including agendas and minutes.

You also can view meeting documents for the Board’s two standing Committees, the Finance Committee or the Operations Committee.

View Ad Hoc Rules Committee meeting documents, including agendas and minutes.

 

 

Mission

The Forest Preserve District is dedicated to protecting, conserving, enhancing and promoting Will County's natural heritage for the educational, recreational and environmental benefit of present and future generations.

Motto

Bringing People and Nature Together

Vision

The people of Will County will view the Forest Preserve District as vital to enriching their quality of life.

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