Plan Commission


  • First and Third Thursdays of every month
  • 7:30 p.m.
Village Hall
5127 Oakton Street
Village Council Chambers
Skokie, IL 60077

Agendas and Reports

Agendas and reports are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following their approval.
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  • Paul Luke, Chair
  • Jeff Burman, Secretary
  • Cynthia Franklin
  • Talia Gevaryahu
  • Sheila Lakhani
  • Ross Mathee
  • Erica Minchella
  • Peter Ousley
  • Mike Shah


  • Keith Robinson, Trustee
  • Tyler Kobylski, Assistant Corporation Counsel
  • Brian Augustine
  • Johanna Nyden
  • Paul Reise

Purpose and Duties

The Plan Commission is charged with maintaining the Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Chapter of the Skokie Village Code and the Comprehensive Plan as effective planning tools. The Plan Commission is an advisory body that reviews requests for Comprehensive Plan amendments, Zoning Chapter text amendments, Zoning Map amendments, subdivisions, consolidations, public street and alley dedications and vacations, special use permits and site plan approvals.

Legal and Community Development Departments

The Legal and Community Development Departments provide staff advisors, and the Community Development Director serves as an ex-officio Commission member. The Plan Commission is an advisory body, making recommendations to the Village Board for final action.  There are nine members on the Plan Commission, each serving a four-year term.

Additional Information

For more information regarding Plan Commission cases, hearing dates and submittal requirements or deadlines, please contact Johanna Nyden at 847-933-8448.

Plan Commission Documents