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 2020 is below. 


2020 Civil Service Board Meetings
Date Agenda Minutes
January 31 Agenda Minutes
January 31-Special Meeting Agenda Minutes
February 19 Agenda Minutes
March 18 CANCELLED    
April 22 CANCELLED    
May 20 CANCELLED    
June 17 Agenda Minutes
July 15 Agenda Minutes
August 19  Agenda Minutes
September 16  Agenda Minutes
October 21 Agenda  
November 18 CANCELLED Agenda  
December 16    

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