Public Hearing for Comprehensive Plan
The Zoning Board of Appeals/Planning Commission of the Village of Sauk Village will consider the adoption of the Comprehensive Plan on Monday, March 4, 2019 at 7:00 P.M at the Village Board Chamber at Village Hall, 21801 Torrence Avenue, Sauk Village, Illinois 60411. The purpose of the hearing is to receive comments regarding the adoption of the Comprehensive Plan. The purpose of the Comprehensive Plan is a guide for the physical development of the Village and its associated planning area for the next 20 years and beyond. A draft is available for review at Village Hall on Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by clicking on the links to the Draft Plan below.
Draft Sauk Village Comprehensive Plan:
Advisory Committee Unanimously Recommends Comprehensive Plan
On February 11, 2019 the Sauk Village Comprehensive Plan Advisory Committee reviewed the Draft Plan, including recommendations for land use, economic development, housing, transportation, open space and community facilities. Mayor Derrick Burgess opened the meeting commending the Advisory Committee and everyone who had participated in the plan. He stated that “the plan is a road map – it gives us direction and is the first major update since 1999.” The Consultant Team presented key findings, goals and representative projects – from ways to attract housing investment and new industry to visions for the seven local parks owned by the Village. Charles Pondexter, a member of the Committee called it “an excellent plan that provides direction.” The plan includes a Future Land Use Map, a Transportation Strategy, Open Space Strategy and specific stormwater improvements programs and projects. In an unanimous vote, the Committee recommended adoption to the Zoning Board of Appeals / Plan Commission which will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 4th at 7:00 P.M. at the Sauk Village Municipal Center, 21701 Torrence Avenue, Sauk Village, Illinois.
A copy of the Draft Plan is available below.
THANK YOU FOR PARTICIPATING!
Many thanks to all who participated and provided valuable feedback at the Realize the Dream Workshop on December 12!
SHARE YOUR VISION
Sauk Village is developing a comprehensive plan for the community and we need your help! Please take a few minutes to complete this survey, your responses will help us better understand what you love and would like to see in Sauk Village. Click here or button below.
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