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 2019 is below. 


2019 Civil Service Board Meetings
January 16 Agenda Minutes 
February 20 Agenda Minutes 
March 20 Agenda Minutes 
April 10 Agenda Minutes 
May 29 Agenda Minutes
June 19 Agenda  Minutes
July 17 Agenda  Minutes
August 21  Agenda Minutes
September 18  Agenda Minutes
October 30 Agenda Minutes
November 13  Agenda  
December 18 Agenda  

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