ILCMA
Strengthening the quality of local governance through professional management

Cities/Counties with Managers/Administrators

ICMA-Recognized Jurisdictions

  • C stands for Council-Manager
  • G stands for General Government
Local Government Population Form of Recognition Year of Recognition
Village of Addison 35,914 G 1969
Village of Algonquin 23,276 C 1998
Village of Arlington Heights 76,031 C 1954
Village of Barrington 10,168 C 1964
Batavia 23,866 G 1983
Village of Beecher 2,033 G 1990
Village of Bensenville 20,703 C 1990
Bi-State Regional Commission G 1979
Village of Bloomingdale 21,675 G 1985
Bloomington 64,808 C 1953
Village of Bolingbrook 56,321 C 1973
Boone* 41,786 G 1986
Village of Bourbonnais 15,256 G 1984
Village of Brookfield 19,085 C 1947
Village of Buffalo Grove 42,909 C 1971
Village of Burr Ridge 10,408 G 1982
Carbondale 20,681 C 1966
Village of Carol Stream 40,438 C 1973
Village of Carpentersville 30,586 C 1968
Village of Cary 15,531 G 1996
Centralia 14,136 C 1959
Champaign County Regional Planning Commission G 1985
Champaign 67,518 C 1958
Champaign (Urbana)* 179,669 C 1991
Village of Channahon 7,344 G 1994
Charleston 21,039 C 1997
Village of Cherry Valley 2,191 G 1991
Village of Clarendon Hills 7,610 G 1973
Collinsville 24,707 C 1996
Columbia 7,922 G 2004
Crystal Lake 38,000 C 1957
Darien 22,860 G 1975
DeKalb 39,018 C 1961
DeKalb (Sycamore)* 88,969 G 2001
Decatur 81,860 C 1959
Village of Deerfield 18,420 C 1952
Des Plaines 58,720 G 1989
Village of Downers Grove 48,724 C 1962
DuPage Mayors and Managers Conference G 1997
Village of Dwight 4,363 G 1984
El Paso 2,695 G 1979
Elgin 94,487 C 1955
Elk Grove Village 34,727 C 1964
Elmhurst 42,762 C 1953
Village of Elmwood Park 25,405 C 1953
Evanston 74,239 C 1953
Village of Evergreen Park 20,821 G 1973
Farmer City 2,055 C 2002
Flora 5,086 G 1990
Village of Flossmoor 9,301 C 1967
Village of Forsyth 2,434 G 1996
Village of Fox River Grove 4,862 G 1973
Village of Frankfort 10,391 G 1987
Village of Freeburg 3,872 G 1991
Galesburg 33,706 C 1957
Geneva 19,515 G 1981
Village of Glen Ellyn 26,999 G 1973
Village of Glencoe 8,762 C 1914
Village of Glendale Heights 31,765 G 1971
Village of Glenview 41,847 C 1931
Village of Grayslake 18,506 G 1990
Greater Egypt Regional Planning and Development Commission G 1977
Greenville 6,955 C 1957
Village of Gurnee 28,834 G 1972
Village of Hanover Park 38,278 C 1972
Village of Hawthorn Woods 6,002 G 1994
Village of Hazel Crest 14,816 C 1979
Highland Park 31,365 C 1955
Highland 8,438 C 1959
Village of Hinsdale 17,349 C 1949
Village of Hoffman Estates 49,495 G 1966
Village of Homewood 19,543 C 1953
Village of Indian Head Park 3,685 C 1988
Village of Inverness 6,749 G 1999
Jo Daviess (Galena)* 22,289 G 1998
Joliet 106,221 C 1955
Village of Kenilworth 2,494 C 1920
Kewanee 12,944 C 1993
Village of Kildeer 3,460 C 1992
Village of La Grange Park 13,295 C 1961
Village of Lake Bluff 6,056 C 1974
Lake County Municipal League G 1997
Lake Forest 20,059 C 1956
Village of Lake in the Hills 23,152 G 1997
Village of Lake Zurich 18,104 G 1972
Lake (Waukegan)* 644,356 C 2001
Village of Libertyville 20,742 C 1965
Village of Lincolnshire 6,108 G 1976
Village of Lincolnwood 12,359 G 1991
Village of Lisle 21,182 G 1975
Village of Lombard 42,322 C 1955
Village of Long Grove 6,735 G 1975
Village of Manteno 3,488 G 2004
Mascoutah 5,659 C 1955
Village of Matteson 12,928 G 1991
Village of Maywood 26,987 C 1952
McHenry 21,501 G 1990
McHenry* 260,077 G 1993
McLean (Bloomington)
Village of Milan 5,348 G 1981
Minonk 2,168 G 1985
Village of Mokena 14,583 G 1986
Moline 43,768 C 1974
Village of Monee 2,924 G 2001
Morrison 4,447 G 1985
Village of Morton Grove 22,451 G 1984
Village of Mount Prospect 56,265 C 1955
Mount Vernon 16,269 C 1953
Village of Mount Zion 4,845 G 1975
Village of Mundelein 30,935 G 1972
Naperville 128,358 C 1970
Village of New Lenox 17,771 G 1977
Village of Niles 30,068 C 1962
Normal 45,386 C 1965
Village of North Aurora 10,585 G 1998
North Central Illinois Council of Governments G 1982
Village of North Riverside 6,688 G 1984
Village of Northbrook 33,435 C 1953
Northeast Illinois Planning Commission G 1976
Village of Northfield 5,389 C 1956
Northlake 11,878 C 1959
Northwest Municipal Conference G 1978
O’Fallon 21,910 G 1983
Village of Oak Brook 8,702 G 1969
Oak Forest 28,051 G 1972
Village of Oak Lawn 55,245 C 1953
Village of Oak Park 52,524 C 1953
Oakbrook Terrace 2,300 C 2002
Olney 8,631 C 1973
Village of Orland Park 51,077 C 1981
Village of Oswego 13,326 G 1995
Village of Palatine 65,479 C 1958
Paris 9,077 C 1983
Village of Park Forest 23,462 C 1950
Park Ridge 37,775 C 1949
Pekin 33,857 C 1996
Peoria 112,936 C 1953
Peoria (Peoria)* 183,433 C 1983
Village of Plainfield 13,038 G 1988
Pontiac 11,864 C 1983
Prospect Heights 17,081 G 1978
Village of Rantoul 12,857 G 2002
Village of Richton Park 12,533 C 1972
Village of River Forest 11,635 G 1987
Village of Riverdale 15,055 G 1998
Village of Riverside 8,895 C 1925
Village of Riverwoods 3,843 G 1984
Rochelle 9,424 C 1996
Rock Falls 9,580 G 2005
Rock Island
Rockford
Rolling Meadows
Village of Romeoville 21,153 G 1974
Village of Roselle 23,115 G 1992
Village of Round Lake Beach 25,859 G 2009
Salem 7,909 C 1959
Village of Sauk Village 10,411 G 1993
Village of Savoy 4,476 C 2001
Village of Schaumburg 75,386 C 1975
Village of Schiller Park 11,850 G 1997
Village of Shorewood 7,686 G 1983
Village of Skokie 63,348 C 1957
South Central Illinois Regional Planning & Development Commission G 1979
Village of South Elgin 16,100 C 1988
South Suburban Mayors & Managers Association G 1983
Southwestern Illinois Metropolitan & Regional Planning Commission G 1989
St. Charles 27,896 G 1998
Sterling 15,451 C 1975
Village of Streamwood 36,407 C 1967
Streator 14,190 C 1988
Village of Sugar Grove 3,909 C 1998
Sycamore 12,020 C 1998
Village of Tinley Park 48,401 G 1974
Tri-County Regional Planning Commission G 1979
Village of University Park 6,662 C 1974
Urbana 36,395 G 1975
Village of Vernon Hills 20,120 G 1973
Village of Villa Park 22,075 C 1957
Warrenville 13,363 C 1990
Washington 10,841 G 1972
Village of Wauconda 9,448 G 1993
West Chicago 23,469 C 1981
Village of West Dundee 5,428 C 1981
Village of Westchester 16,824 C 1952
Village of Western Springs 12,493 C 1948
Village of Westmont 24,554 C 1969
Wheaton 55,416 C 1961
Village of Wheeling 34,496 C 1967
Whiteside (Morrison)* 60,653 G 1990
Village of Willowbrook 8,967 G 1980
Village of Wilmette 27,651 C 1930
Village of Winfield 8,718 C 1990
Winnebago (Rockford)* 278,418 G 1979
Village of Winnetka 12,419 C 1915
Wood Dale 13,535 C 1966
Village of Woodridge 30,934 G 1972
Woodstock
Wood River 11,296 C 1953

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