Photo of an 1884 Walks and Tiles map of the City of Tuscola, drawn by Henry C. Niles, City Engineer. This framed piece of Tuscola history hangs in the board room at City Hall.

Photo of an 1884 Walks and Tiles map of the City of Tuscola, drawn by Henry C. Niles, City Engineer. This framed piece of Tuscola history hangs in the board room at City Hall.

PLANNING COMMISSION, ZONING & SIGN BOARD OF APPEALS

The planning commission and zoning and sign board of appeals is a board of the Tuscola City Council. The board is formed for the purpose of making recommendations concerning building, zoning and code enforcement as well as hearing requests, from citizens, for variance to building and zoning codes.

Current Board Members:

Steve Hilgendorf, Chairman
Brett Adkisson,
Alan Hettinger
Brad Bennett
Randy Hastings
Jerry Reynolds, Secretary
Terry Poindexter

Meeting Agenda and Minutes

Current Agenda (when there is a pending meeting)
Minutes
Mtgplanning 8-25-11.pdf
Mtgplanning 9-1-11.pdf
Mtgzoning 9-1-11.pdf
Mtgplanning 3-8-12.pdf
Mtgzoning 4-12-12.pdf
Mtgplaning 07-11-13.pdf
Mtgplanning-8-21-14.pdf

TREE COMMISSION

Roberta Porter Brennan

If you would like to remember loved ones by dedicating a tree in a Tuscola Park
Download Memorial Tree Application

LIQUOR COMMISSION

The Mayor is, by authority given in the Illinois Liquor Control Act, the Local Liquor Control Commissioner and is charged with enforcing the provisions of the Act and local ordinances relating to liquor control.

The current Tuscola Liquor Commission Board consists of the following residents

Mayor Dan Kleiss
Curt McDaniel
Robert Utterback

How to apply for a liquor license
Application for liquor license
Liquor Ordinance (search “liquor license”)

Liquor license summary (click to enlarge)

 

Liquor License Summary:
Description:

CLASS “A” LIQUOR LICENSE – PERMITS THE SALE AT RETAIL OF ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR IN A RESTAURANT, OVER THE COUNTER AND TO BE CONSUMED ON LICENSED PREMISES AND IN ORIGINAL PACKAGE AND NOT TO BE CONSUMED ON LICENSED PREMISES. COST IS $1,000.00 PER YEAR.

CLASS “B” LIQUOR LICENSE-PERMITS THE SALE OF ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR IN THE ORIGINAL PACKAGE AND NOT TO BE CONSUMED ON LICENSED PREMISES. COST IS $750.00 PER YEAR. HAVE 6 LICENSES ALL TOGETHER, HAVE USED 5, SO HAVE ONE AVAILABLE.

 

CLASS “C” LIQUOR LICENSE – PERMITS THE SALE AT RETAIL OF ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR BY A CLUB, OVER THE COUNTER AND   TO BE CONSUMED ON THE LICENSED PREMISES. COST IS  $310.50 PER YEAR. HAVE 3 LICENSES ALL TOGETHER, HAVE USED 1, SO HAVE 2 STILL AVAILABLE.

 

CLASS “E” LIQUOR LICENSE – PERMITS THE SALE AT RETAIL OF BEER AND WINE ONLY IN ORIGINAL PACKAGE AND NOT TO BE CONSUMED ON LICENSED PREMISES. COST IS $625.00 PER YEAR

CLASS “D”  LIQUOR LICENSE-PERMITS THE SALE AT RETAIL OF BEER AND WINE ONLY IN A RESTAURANT, OVER THE COUNTER AND TO BE CONSUMED ON THE LICENSED PREMISES. COST IS $625.00 PER YEAR.

CLASS “DE” LIQUOR LICENSE – PERMITS THE SALE AT RETAIL OF BEER AND WINE ONLY BY A RESTAURANT, OVER THE COUNTER AND TO BE CONSUMED ON THE LICENSED PREMISES AND IN THE ORIGINAL PACKAGE AND NOT TO BE CONSUMED ON THE LICENSED PREMISES. COST IS $650.50 PER YEAR