The City of Countryside Administrative Offices

You may contact the City of Countryside by using the general number at 708.354.7270. Below please find a breakdown of each City department along with the appropriate contact within each department.

City Administration 708.354.7270 708.354.9445

Name Title Telephone Email
Gail Paul
City Administrator 708.485.2462
Sharon Peterson
Assistant City Administrator 708.485.2595
Sue Dignin
Human Resources Assistant 708.485.2054

City Clerk's Office 708.354.7270 708.354.9445

Name Title Telephone Email
Karen Melone
Senior Clerk 708.485.2058
Liz Cordova
Administrative Clerk 708.485.2036
Margaret Carey
Deputy City Clerk 708.485.2057
Susan Burdett
City Clerk 708.354.7270

Community Development 708.354.1860 708.354.9029

Name Title Telephone Email
John Fitzgerald, P.E. Frank Novotny & Associates
City Engineer 630.887.8640
Kimberly Clarke
Zoning Administrator 708.485.4775
Sharon Peterson
Building Commissioner 708.485.2595
Steve Norman
Community Development Clerk 708.485.2374
Steve Tisinai
TPI Building / Inspection Consultant 708.485.2352
TPI Building Code Consultants
Building Codes, Plan Review, Code Enforcement and Site Inspection 708.354.1860 630.443.1567

Dept of Public Works 708.354.3390 708.354.9445

Name Title Telephone Email
Jim Essig
Superintendent 708.485.4012

Finance Department 708.485.2464 708.354.9029

Name Title Telephone Email
Dave Schutter
Finance Director 708.485.2464
Holly Williams
Senior Clerk 708.485.2465
Meiling Lieu
Senior Accountant 708.485.2470

Police Department non-emergency 708.352.2171 708.352.1032 police@countrysidepolice.org

Name Title Telephone Email
Charity Blackwell
Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Police 708.352.2171
Guadalupe Hamernik
Records Coordinator 708.352.2171
Joe Ford
Chief of Police 708.352.2171
Paul Klimek
Master Sergeant, Patrol Operations 708.352.2171
Scott Novak
Deputy Chief 708.352.2171

Recreation Activities 708.482.3645

Name Title Telephone Email
Sharon Peterson
Assistant City Administrator 708.485.2595

Water Department 708.354.8820 708.485.2691

Name Title Telephone Email
Don Decker
Water Plant Operator 708.485.2677
Mike Hartigan
Lead Water Plant Operator 708.485.2657
Service Number
708.485.8827