Development & Planning Services Department

About Us


The Development and Planning Services Department is the municipal office to contact when an individual or business requires assistance from the Village of Northbrook regarding business activities. The Department has access to information and individuals throughout the village organization and will assist those involved in pursuing business endeavors.

In addition to providing access to information through village organization, the Development and Planning Services Department compiles a database of economic and demographic information for the area. The Department can also direct individuals to other sources of information.

Working in cooperation with other village departments, the Department assists developers and prospective companies with specific commercial, office, and industrial development projects. This assistance ranges from helping businesses understand local regulations to determining available local public financial assistance for a specific company. The Development & Planning Services Department acts as a municipal resource for the business community.