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Title:Pollution Control Board
Website:http://www.ipcb.state.il.us/
Contact Title:Chairman
Function:The Board determines, defines, and implements environmental control standards applicable in Illinois. The Board adopts environmental rules and adjudicates contested cases that arise from implementing those rules, such as enforcements, permit appeals, variances, adjusted standards, landfill siting appeals, etc. See www.ipcb.state.il.us
Term:3 years and until successor is appointed and qualified
Senate Confirmation:Yes
Party Affiliation:No more than 3 from same political party
Qualifications:Verifiable technical, academic, or actual experience in the field of pollution control or environmental law and regulation.
Compensation:Chairman, $121,040 per year; Members, $117,043 per year
Composition:5 appointed by Governor
Chair:Designated by the Governor
Authority:415 ILCS 5/5

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Carter, Brenda7/1/20207/1/2017RepublicanGovernorMemberSangamon
Currie, Barbara Flynn6/30/20214/26/2019DemocratGovernorMemberCook
Palivos, Anastasia 7/1/20204/19/2019IndependentGovernorMemberCook
Papadimitriu, Katie7/1/20191/23/2017RepublicanGovernorChair, MemberDuPage
Santos, Cynthia6/30/202112/12/2016DemocratGovernorMemberCook