West Cook Railroad Relocation And Development Authority
Board and Commission Details
The Authority’s objectives are as follows: the relocation of the railroad tracks and 25th avenue, the grade separation of railroads from the right of way and at-grade crossing closures within the Village of Bellwood, and the Village of Melrose Park, the grade separation of railroads from the right-of-way and at grade crossing in the First Avenue vicinity between Lake Street, Oak Street, the Des Plaines River, and Fifth Avenue, and the establishment of a transit-oriented intersurface modal development facility in the project area.
3 years, if expired terms are not replace within 60 days, the member is automatically reappointed for another three year term.
Reimbursed for expenses
7 members appointed by the Governor -2 selected from list of 3 provided by Bellwood Village President -2 selected from list of 3 provided by Melrose Park Village President -2 selected from list of 3 provided by Maywood Village President -1 at-large member
Chairman is elected by the Authority. Chair should rotate annually and shall represent the Village of Bellwood, the Village of Melrose Park, and the Governor’s at-large appointment, respectively, for each of the 3 years of the term of office.
70 ILCS 1920/10
|Name||Member Expiration||Member Since||Affiliation||Appointed By||Position||Title||County|
|Scardino, Sam||01/05/2006||12/01/2004||Governor||Member, At-Large||Cook|
|McCluskey, Beth||12/13/2016||11/20/2015||Governor||Member, Melrose Park||Cook|
|VACANT||Governor||Member, Melrose Park||Cook|
|Pasquale, Frank||10/25/2005||12/01/2004||Governor||Chair, Bellwood||Cook|
|Sicuro, Michael||08/31/2021||08/31/2018||Governor||Member, Maywood||Cook|