Government

The Village Board
The Village Board of Deer Park consists of a President, 6 Trustees and a
Village Clerk. Elections are held every odd-numbered year on the 1st Tuesday in April, at which time either the President and 3 Trustees or 3 Trustees will be elected to serve 4-year terms.

Meetings
Regular meetings are held the 3rd Monday of every month at 7 p.m. at:
The Vehe Barn
23570 W Cuba Road
Deer Park, IL 60010

The agenda for each meeting is posted online and at the Village Office by the close of business the Friday prior to the meeting; an agenda may also be requested via email.

Positions
Appointed positions for the village are:
  • Administrator
  • Building Inspector
  • Planning and Zoning Commission Chairman and 6 members
  • Septic Engineer
  • Treasurer
  • Village Attorney
  • Village Clerk
  • Village Engineer
  • Village Planner
Annual Budget
Although the Village of Deer Park receives no money from the Lake County real estate tax, there is an annual budget that covers the salaries of the member positions as well as police service, road maintenance and more.