Chapter 54
PLANNING*

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Cross references: Administration, ch. 2; buildings and building regulations, ch. 18; streets, sidewalks and other public places, ch. 66; subdivisions, ch. 70; utilities, ch. 82; vegetation, ch. 86; zoning, ch. 94.

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Article I. In General

Sec. 54-1. Comprehensive plan adopted.

Secs. 54-2 54-30. Reserved.

Article II. Planning and Zoning Board

Sec. 54-31. Continuance; membership; term.

Sec. 54-32. Chairman.

Sec. 54-33. Establishment of board.

Sec. 54-34. Members.

Sec. 54-35. Term of office.

ARTICLE I.
IN GENERAL

Sec. 54-1. Comprehensive plan adopted.

The Gurnee Comprehensive Land Use Plan, 1997, prepared and recommended for adoption by the Gurnee plan commission and prepared with technical assistance from Rolf C. Campbell & Associates, Inc., Lake Bluff, Illinois and on file in the office of the village clerk is adopted as, and designated, The Official Comprehensive Land Use Plan, 1997 update, of the Village of Gurnee.

(Code 1977, 21.02)

Secs. 54-2 54-30. Reserved.

ARTICLE II.
PLANNING AND ZONING BOARD*

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Editor's note: Ord. No. 2012-25, II, adopted April 2, 2012, amended article II in its entirety and renamed it from plan commission to planing and zoning board. Former article II pertained to similar subject matter and derived from Ord. No. 68-16, 1 4, adopted July 1, 1968; Ord. No. 73-1, 1, adopted February 19, 1973; Code 1977, 21.01(a), (b).

Cross references: Boards and commissions, 2-351 et seq.

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Sec. 54-31. Continuance; membership; term.

The planning and zoning board of the village established by a previous ordinance is hereby authorized to continue. The planning and zoning board has consisted and shall continue to be composed of seven members appointed by the president of the village board with the majority consent of the village board. The members of the planning and zoning board shall receive an allowance for expenses and compensation for their time as may be provided for by the village board in their general salary ordinance. Members of the planning and zoning board serving at the time of adoption of any comprehensive amendment to the village zoning ordinance shall serve for the remaining term of their appointments or until their respective successors are appointed. All new and renewed terms of office for planning and zoning board members shall be for two years.

(Ord. No. 2012-25, II, 4-2-2012)

Sec. 54-32. Chairman.

The village president, with majority consent of the village board, shall designate one of the members of said planning and zoning board as chairman.

(Ord. No. 2012-25, II, 4-2-2012)

Sec. 54-33. Establishment of board.

There is hereby created a planning and zoning board of the village, as provided by the Illinois Revised Statutes, 1967.

(Ord. No. 2012-25, II, 4-2-2012)

Sec. 54-34. Members.

The commission shall consist of a chairman and six other members, who shall be appointed by the president of the village board of trustees, with the consent of the village board of trustees. The commission, with the consent of the village board of trustees, may hire such secretarial or technical help as they deem necessary to accomplish their objectives.

(Ord. No. 2012-25, II, 4-2-2012)

Sec. 54-35. Term of office.

Members of the planning and zoning board serving at the time of adoption of any comprehensive amendment to the village zoning ordinance shall serve for the remaining term of their appointments or until their respective successors are appointed. All new and renewed terms of office for planning and zoning board members shall be for two years.

(Ord. No. 2012-25, II, 4-2-2012)