Board of Fire & Police Commissioners
The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners provides for application, testing and interviews for the purpose of hiring and promoting for certain positions in the following departments as provided by the State of Illinois Statutes.
Jacksonville Fire Department - Captains, Lieutenants, Drivers, Hoseman
Jacksonville Police Department - Lieutenants, Sergeants, Patrolman
The Mayor makes three appointments, confirmed by resolution, to the Jacksonville Board of Fire & Police Commissioners. Each appointment serves a three-year term.
The Commissioners meet on call in the Mayor's Conference Room.
Edward Jackson, Chairman, term expires December 31, 2023
Vacancy, term expires December 31, 2025
Mark Grounds, Secretary, term expires December 31, 2024