Joint Review Board


The Joint Review Board, which is made up of representatives from local taxing bodies, reviews plans for Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Districts in the City. Public hearings are held so interested parties can express their thoughts on the subject.

Agendas for Joint Review Board hearings can be found here.


  • City of DeKalb - Bill Nicklas, City Manager
  • DeKalb Public Library - Emily Faulkner, Director
  • DeKalb County - Brian Gregory, Administrator
  • DeKalb County Forest Preserve - Terry Hannan, Supervisor
  • DeKalb Community Unit School District 428 - Amir Doka, Co-Director of Business & Finance Director/CSBO
  • DeKalb Park District - John Shea, Executive Director
  • DeKalb Township - Mary Ness, Supervisor
  • DeKalb Township Road & Bridge District - Craig Smith, Highway Commissioner
  • Kishwaukee College - Laurie Borowicz, President
  • Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District - Mark Eddington, District Manager
  • Public Member - Larry Berke

Recording Secretary - Ruth Scott

Current Annual Reports

2016 Central Area TIF Annual Report
2016 TIF #2 Annual Report


TIF History: Plans and Annual Reports