Become A Commissioner

If you are interested in serving as a Commissioner for Wicker Park Bucktown Special Service Area #33, the first step is to complete an application, including all of the forms below. To be eligible, you must own or rent property that is included in the WPB SSA #33 taxing district. (A boundary map can be found here.)

SSA #33 has created standard operating procedures for succession planning, including the required application materials to be completed. New Commissioners should attend Commission meetings as audience members until formally approved by City Hall/Mayoral appointment. For more information, please read WPB Succession Planning. All of the documents listed in WPB Succession Planning can be found below.

WPB 2017 Commissioner Application
WPB Commitment Letter 
WPB Signed Statement acknowledging receipt and understanding of by-laws, service provider agreement and conflict of interest policy.
WPB By-Laws
WPB Conflict of Interest Policy
City of Chicago 2017 Ethics Statement

Once your application is complete, please submit copies to us for review. If you have questions, please contact the WPB office at 773.384.2672 or