Board of Fire and Police Commission

Responsibilities

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners appoint all sworn officers of the fire and police departments, except for the police chief and fire chief. The members serve terms of three years.

Duties

Powers and duties of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners include: conducting all hearings on charges brought against any member of the police department- and designate the penalty or punishment to be applied, and the commission also determines the promotional lists for both Fire and Police Department sworn personnel. You may be required to disclose your political affiliation (if any) prior to appointment.

Meetings

The three members of the Fire and Police Commission meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month (unless indicated otherwise), at 8:30 a.m. The meetings take place in the conference room, on the second floor of Village Hall.

Meeting dates

To access the meeting dates of our Board of Fire and Police Commission, visit our calendar

Agendas and Minutes 

Agendas are available prior to the meeting. Minutes are available after approval and can be found here.

Firefighter/Paramedic Eligibility List

Every two years, the Board of Police and Fire Commission test for the full-time position as Firefighter/Paramedic. The testing is conducted by I/O Solutions. The current Firefighter/Paramedic Final Eligibility List was posted on Dec 29, 2022 and will expire on Dec 29, 2024. The list can be accessed here.  

Members

Rae Rupp-Srch - Chairperson

Glenn E. Nystrom

Albert Bulthuis

Staff Liaison

Patty Ruiz (Email)