Available boards and commissions

Board/Commission Description
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON AFRICAN AFFAIRS Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON ARAB AFFAIRS Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON ASIAN AFFAIRS Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON GAY AND LESBIAN ISSUES Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON IMMIGRANT & REFUGEE AFFAIRS Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON LATINO AFFAIRS Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON VETERANS' AFFAIRS Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON WOMEN Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 21 -- Term: 3 years
BOARD OF ETHICS Created: 1986 -- Total no. of Board Members: 7 members -- Term: 4 years
BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF MASON CONTRACTORS Created: 1961 -- Total no. of Board Members: 3 members -- Term: 5 years
BOARD OF HEALTH Created: circa 1912-1939 -- Total no. of Board Members: 9 members -- Term: Serve at the Mayor's discretion
BOARD OF LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS Created: 1876 -- Total no. of Board Members: 5 -- Term: no specific term, serve at the discretion of the Mayor
BUILDING BOARD OF APPEALS** Created: 1982 -- Total no. of Board Members: 7 members -- Term: 2 or 1 year
CABLE COMMISSION Created: 1985 -- Total no. of Board Members: 4 and 1 chairperson -- Term: 5 years
CHICAGO BOARD OF EDUCATION Created: 1901 -- Total no. of Board Members: 7 members -- Term: 4 years
CHICAGO EMPOWERMENT ZONE* Created: 1995 -- Total no. of Board Members: 37 members in 1995; 17 members since 1997 -- Term: 2 years
CHICAGO HOUSING AUTHORITY Created: 1937 -- Total no. of Board Members: 10 members -- Term: 5 years
CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT BOARD Created: 1934 -- Total no. of Board Members: 5 prior to December 1988; 7 starting with 1988 -- Term: 5
CHICAGO PLAN COMMISSION Created: 1909 -- Total no. of Board Members: 18 members -- Term: 5 years
CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD Created: 1872 -- Total no. of Board Members: 9 -- Term: 3 years
CHICAGO TRANSIT AUTHORITY BOARD Created: 1947 -- Total no. of Board Members: 7 members -- Term: 7 years
CHICAGO-GARY REGIONAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY Created: 1995 -- Total no. of Board Members: 12 -- Terms are not uniformly determined (see hardcopy for details)
CITY COLLEGES BOARD OF TRUSTEES Created: 1965 -- Total no. of Board Members: 7 -- Term: 3 years
COMMISSION ON HUMAN RELATIONS Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 23 (15 at-large and 8 ex-officio advisory council chairmen) -- Term: 3 years
COMMITTEE ON CHICAGO LANDMARKS Created: 1957 -- Total no. of Board Members: 9 members -- Term: 4 years
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION Created: 1992 -- Total no. of Board Members: max.15, currently 13 -- Term: 5 years
COMMUTER RAIL SERVICE BOARD Created: 1984 -- Total no. of Board Members: 7 members -- Term: 4 years
CULTURAL AFFAIRS ADVISORY BOARD Created: 1984 -- Total no. of Board Members: up to 21 -- Term: 3 years
ELECTRICAL COMMISSION Created: 1980 -- Total no. of Board Members: 6 -- Term: no term is specified, serve at the discretion of the Mayor
EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM BOARD Created: 1989 -- Total no. of Board Members: 5 -- Term: 5 years
ILLINOIS INTERNATIONAL PORT DISTRICT BOARD Created: 1955 -- Total no. of Board Members: 9 members -- Term: 5 years
ILLINOIS SPORTS FACILITIES AUTHORITY Created: 1987 -- Total no. of Board Members: 7 members -- Term: 3 years
LICENSE APPEAL COMMISSION Created: 1934 -- Total no. of Board Members: 3 members -- Term: 4 years
LOW-INCOME HOUSING TRUST FUND BOARD Created: 1990 -- Total no. of Board Members: 15 members -- Term: 2 years
METROPOLITAN PIER AND EXPOSITION AUTHORITY (Formerly Metropolitan Fair and Exposition Authority created in 1955; renamed in 1989) -- Total no. of Board Members: 13 -- Term: 5
NORTHWEST HOME EQUITY COMMISSION Created: 1989 -- Total no. of Board Members: 9 -- Term: 3 years
PERSONNEL BOARD Created: 1979 -- Total no. of Board Members: 3 -- Term: 5 years chairman, 4 years board members
POLICE BOARD Created: 1960 -- Total no. of Board Members: between 1975 and 1979 consisted of 5 members, since 1979 has 7 members -- Term: 5 years
PUBLIC BUILDING COMMISSION Created: 1955 -- Total no. of Board Members: 11 -- Term: Not specified
REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY Created: 1973 -- Total no. of Board Members: 13 members -- Term: 5 years
ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Created: 1961 -- Total no. of Board Members: 5 -- Term: 5 years

Appointments by Gender

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