Elected Officials

The Village of Mt. Morris was incorporated in 1857, operates as a non-home rule municipality. Mt. Morris is governed by a Village President and a Board of six Trustees. The Village President and Board of Trustees are elected at large at a municipal election and hold office for four years.

Regular Village Board meetings are the second and fourth Tuesday at 7:00 pm at Village Hall. All residents are welcome and encouraged to attend. All meetings are recorded.

For information regarding agendas and minutes go to Village Board Minutes & Agenda, or contact the Village Clerk’s office.

Elected Officials

Phil Labash

Village President
Phone: 815-973-2946
Fax: 815-734-1413 Fax
president@mtmorrisil.net

Jerry Stauffer

Public Property & Ordinance
Phone: 815-734-6627
trusteepropertyordinance@mtmorrisil.net

Melissa Nicholson

Finance
Phone: 815-440-0279
trusteefinance@mtmorrisil.net

Ed Higley

Streets
Phone: 815-973-4380
trusteestreets@mtmorrisil.net

Jeff Pennington

Water & Sewer
Phone: 815-275-2958
trusteesewer@mtmorrisil.net

Chris Kolling

Law Enforcement
Phone: 779-423-9598
trusteepolice@mtmorrisil.net

Jim Hopkins

Parks & Recreation
815-275-7133
trusteeparksrec@mtmorrisil.net