Civil Service Board

The Civil Service Board is an administrative body appointed by the Board of Commissioners. The purpose of the Civil Service Board is to hear charges that are brought against employees, hear employee appeals of actions taken by the Director of Human Resources, and to approve changes to the Personnel Rules and the job classification plan. Actions of the Civil Service Board are subject to Administrative Review, as defined in the Code of Civil Procedure. The Civil Service Board meeting schedule for 2023 is below. 


2023 Civil Service Board Meetings
Date Agenda Minutes
January 18 Agenda Minutes
February 8 Agenda Minutes
March 15 Agenda  
April 19 Agenda  
May 17    
June 21    
July 19    
August 16    
September 20    
October 18    
November 15    
December 13    

Please click here to view previous years’ meeting schedule.

Civil Service Board Standing Order - Dated 1/16/19


All correspondence to the Civil Service Board shall be sent to:

The Clerk of the Civil Service Board
Human Resources Department
100 E. Erie St. 3rd floor
Chicago, IL 60611