Business and Economic Advisory Committee


WHEN:  3rd Monday of every month at 12 Noon

WHERE:  Palos Heights City Hall, 7607 W College Drive, Palos Heights, IL 60463


Barbara Bergamo, CNB Bank

Ken Busse, Director of Community Development, City of Palos Heights

Diane Goerg, Owner, Diane's Place

Bob Grossart, Committee Chairman, CPA

Mike Coogan, Owner, Brigid Capital LLC

Alderman Jeff Key, City Liason

Lori Mazeika, Director of Marketing, Palos Hospital

Paul Muehlinickel, Financial Advisor, Wells Fargo

Dr. Charles Polcaster, Owner of Associates in Professional Counseling and Coaching

Rick Powell, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones


The Committee's purpose is to be a resource and sounding board to the City of Palos Heights to ensure that the Comprehensive Plan is utilized. In order to do so, the Committee develops yearly plans that tie into the long range Comprehensive Plan. Through communication with elected officials and staff, the Committee coordinates various studies and projects to keep their efforts of implementing the Comprehensive Plan in a positive and forward direction.


The Business/Economic Advisory Committee is composed of local business owners and residents. The Committee acts as an advisory committee to the Mayor and City Council. The Committee also works with the Palos Area Chamber of Commerce and the Beautification Committee in supporting the City's business community.


For additional information and any questions, please call us at 708-448-5276 or fax us at 708-361-9711.