Champaign County, Illinois
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Champaign County Board

Pattsi Petrie, Chair
James Quisenberry, Vice-Chair

The County Board Chair, with the advice and consent of the County Board makes appointments to certain governmental bodies.

The closing date for accepting applications is the third Friday of the month prior to the Committee of the Whole meeting of the month in which the appointment is to take place. 

For instance:  If the Committee of the Whole meeting is in June, then the deadline for applications would be the third Friday in May.

Please See Individual Press Release for Specific Date of Application Deadline

The County Board Chair reserves the right to change the application deadline, if deemed necessary.

Please return completed applications to:

Champaign County Administrative Services
Attn:  County Board Appointment Request
Brookens Administrative Center
1776 E. Washington St.
Urbana, IL 61802-4581
Follow this link for map and directions to Brookens

For further information regarding County Board Appointments please contact the County Board Office at (217) 384-3772 or by email at

Additional Information (click on the link for more information)
County Board Resolution No. 3438 "A Non-Binding Resolution for Determination of Political Affiliation"
Gender Balance Appointment Act

Select the Appointed Body below and then press the GO button:

Posted information includes Appointees, Terms of Office, Contact Information, Qualifications for Appointment, Statutory Reference and Application for Appointment.

Click here for currently vacant appointments.

Click here for appointments that expire in 2016.



Term of Office: 2 Years

  1. Members must be residents of the County.
  2. All members are appointed by the County Board Chair.
    1. Two members chosen from communities within the County.
    2. Two members are local food representatives.
    3. Two members from academic institutions.
    4. Tow members from business/enterprise end users of local foods.
    5. One member from the Champaign County Farm Bureau.

The established council herein shall end March 2016, at which time the County Board shall review and assess the continuing need for the Local Foods Policy Council.


Champaign County Resolution No. 8801
(Click here to look up County Resolutions)

Click here for an application

Click here for a list of members

Click here for more information