Sports Facilities Authority, Illinois
Board and Commission Details
Director of Administration
The authority may determine the location, acquire land, and contract for construction of any new sports facility in the Chicago metropolitan area; remodel or repair existing facilities; and regulate the use and operation of all facilities.
3 years, beginning July 1 of staggered years, and until successor is appointed and qualified.
No public officials, state employees, or anyone with financial interest in any facility regulated by the Authority.
Reimbursed for expenses
7 members: 4 appointed by Governor; 1 Chairman appointed by Governor with consent of Mayor; 3 members appointed by Governor; 3 members appointed by Mayor of Chicago.
Designated by the Governor with concurrence of the Mayor of Chicago--requires Senate confirmation
70 ILCS 3205/4
|Name||Member Expiration||Member Since||Affiliation||Appointed By||Position||Title||County|
|Bobins, Norman R.||07/01/2025||11/18/2011||Mayor||Member||Cook|
|Darling, Leslie||07/01/2023||12/02/2019||Governor||Member, Chair||Cook|
|Cooper Wright, Tarrah||07/01/2023||03/26/2021||Governor||Member||Cook|