Planning & Zoning Commission

The Bradley Planning and Zoning Commission consists of nine members who are appointed to staggered five year terms by the Village President with the consent of the Village Board of Trustees. All members serve with compensation as approved by the Board of Trustees. The Planning & Zoning Commission meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.


The Planning and Zoning Commission is responsible with the following:

  1. To hold public hearings on matters pertaining to applications for special uses, amendments and variations to Chapter 60 of the Bradley Zoning Ordinance; and
  2. To initiate, direct and review studies of the provisions of the Bradley Zoning Ordinance and Comprehensive Plan and to make reports of its recommendations to the village board; and
  3. To hear appeals from any order, requirement, decision or determination made by the Zoning Administrator under Chapter 60, Bradley Zoning Ordinance; and
  4. To hear variations from the terms provided in the zoning ordinance in the manner and subject to the standards set forth in Chapter 60, Bradley Zoning Ordinance.


All decisions of the Planning and Zoning Commission on any application for text or map amendments to the Bradley Zoning Ordinance; any application for special use, site plan reviews, appeals, applications for a variation, or on any other matter shall in all instances be advisory in nature and are subject to final consideration, evaluation and determination by the Village Board of Trustees.


Contact for the Planning & Zoning Commission is made through the Department of Building Standards at 815-933-5008.