Harold "Harry" Hendrickson
218 Cumberland Drive
Rochester, IL 62563
Elected: 1997, 2001, 2005, 2009, 2013, 2017 and 2021
Elected: 2011, 2015 and 2019, 2023
Committee of the Whole
All former committees have been combined into one Committee that provides a less formal discussion forum for members and residents to discuss current issues and topics of concern. This committee seats all current board members who alternate as chairpersons each month. Meetings are held on the 4th Monday of each month.
The Village has appointed a citizens' committee to oversee the Arboretum. One of the committee's primary responsibilities is to pursue sources of financial support for this addition to the park as well as organize planting/maintenance days.
Sparks in the Park Committee
Responsible for and plans the annual Independence Day event. This committee is comprised of board members, village staff and members of our community.
Planning & Zoning Commission
To hear, prepare, recommend, and make determinations or variations to the Zoning Code and promote the realization of the comprehensive plan for present and future commercial and residential development and to establish reasonable standards of design for residential subdivisions and commercial developments with respect to public improvements. The commission meets at 7:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of each month.
John Petit - Chair
|The Village of Rochester employs approximately 19 full-time employees and three-part time employees to serve our community and its residents.
The Public Works Department of the Village of Rochester exists to maintain, enhance, and expand the infrastructure and physical plant within the jurisdiction of the Village. Infrastructure and physical plant include a water distribution system, sanitary and storm sewer systems, streets and alleys, parks and public grounds, and public and Village - owned facilities. The Public Works Department operates within the policies and budgets set by the Board of Trustees as administered by the Village Manager and Superintendent of Public Works.
In striving to fulfill its mission, the Public Works Department bases its priorities and activities upon these principles:
|BASIC BUILDING PERMIT
We now have access to all Village Ordinaces and Municpal Codes though an online library. This will give you the ability to search for the information you are looking for.