Sharon U. Thompson Michael J. (Mickey) Goral Kevin L. Freeman Walter R. Gorski
Dixon Rockford Chicago Edwardsville
State of Illinois
PROPERTY TAX APPEAL BOARD
Wm. G. Stratton Office Bldg. CARLOS X. MONTOYA Suburban North Regional Office
401 South Spring St., Rm. 402 Chairman 9511 W. Harrison St., Suite 171
Springfield, Illinois 62706 Des Plaines, Illinois 60016
(F) 217.785-4425 LOUIS G. APOSTOL
(TTY) 217.785.4427 Executive Director
Minutes of the
Property Tax Appeal Board Meeting
Held on December 9, 2008
Des Plaines, Illinois
1. ROLL CALL: Physically Present: Carlos Montoya, Chairman;
Kevin Freeman; Walter Gorski; Mauro Glorioso
Absent: Michael Goral
STAFF: Louis Apostol, Executive Director;
Eileen Castrovillari; Steve Waggoner; Robert
DaPrato; Katherine Patti; Laurie See; Jennifer
Chairman Montoya convened the meeting at 9:40 a.m.
2. Approval of the Board Minutes for the November Meeting:
Mr. Gorski moved to approve the minutes of the November 18,
2008 meeting. Mr. Freeman seconded the motion and it
3. Executive Director Report:
Louis advised the Board he was reviewing next year's budget
with the Office of Management & Budget. OMB is very
receptive to the filing fee initiative.
He reported he was in the process of replacing retiring
hearing officers and reassigning their caseload.
A preamble draft for the Disclosure/Financial Interest
Tracking Policy was presented to the Board for information.
A prototype was under development to meet the Board