Zoning Board of Appeals


  • 7 p.m.
  • First Tuesday of each month
  • Samuel E. Dean Board Room of the Butler Government Center


  • Wayne Ziemer, Chairman - (Term Expires November 2026)
  • Jeff Bulin - (Term Expires November 2027)
  • Natalie Cappetta - (Term Expires November 2027)
  • Baker Nimry - (Term Expires November 2025)
  • Rahma Hasan - (Term Expires November 2026)
  • James Pontrelli - (Term Expires November 2025)
  • Richard DiBernardo (Term Expires June 2027)


The Oak Brook Zoning Board of Appeals is comprised of seven members who are recommended for appointment by the village president and confirmed by the Board of Trustees. The Zoning Board of Appeals holds Public Hearings regarding variations to the Zoning Ordinance and Stormwater Regulations, zoning map changes, text amendments to the Zoning Ordinance, special uses, zoning, and stormwater appeals (View the Petition Application Hearing Process (PDF) to see how the requests are processed). View the meeting Calendar for the current regular schedule.


All requests submitted to the Zoning Board of Appeals shall be made on an official application form which can be obtained at the Development Services Department or can be downloaded from the Applications page.

Public Hearing Application Forms are required for:

  • Map Amendment to the Zoning Map
  • Special Use
  • Text Amendment to the Zoning Regulations
  • Variations to the Zoning Ordinance and Stormwater Regulations
  • Appeals to the Zoning Ordinance and Stormwater Regulation