Community Development Director: Jim Plonczynski 
Assistant Community Development Director: Roberta Grill 

The Community Development Department is responsible for planning, zoning, economic development and property maintenance code enforcement.

Staff in the planning and zoning division of the Community Development Department are responsible for residential, commercial, and industrial development projects, site plan reviews and comprehensive planning. They also enforce subdivision, zoning, and sign ordinances and issues permits for signs.  

Two full-time code enforcement officers are responsible for educating residents in property maintenance and enforcing  health and safety ordinances in the Village. They also issue permits for amplifiers and home-based businesses (home occupations).

The economic development coordinator markets the Village to potential commercial and industrial developers, works with the Bartlett Chamber of Commerce on local business matters and works with developers within Bartlett's multiple tax increment financing districts (TIFs) and business parks.

The Community Development Department also provides staff support to the Village Board, Economic Development Commission, Plan Commission, and the Zoning Board of Appeals.