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Regular council meetings are held on the first and third Tuesday monthly at the Municipal Center and Committee meetings are scheduled as necessary.

Council Meeting agendas are posted on our village website and in five places throughout the village (Village Hall, W.6th & Tuxedo, Marengo & Schaaf, Dorset & Mural, and Van Epps & Schaaf).

Council and Committee meeting minutes are posted to the website after council approval.

The legislative functions of the Village are vested in the council. Council approves the budget, awards contracts and agreements, approves spending and various other responsibilities prescribed by the Village Charter and Codified Ordinances. 

Village Council Seat

Brooklyn Heights Village Council is looking to fill a vacancy of a Village Council seat. The seat will expire on December 31, 2023. Those who are (according to our Village Charter) a registered voter, 18 years of age or older, and have resided in the Village for the last 3 years or longer, are eligible.


Interested parties are asked to submit a letter of intent, along with their resume', to the Brooklyn Height Municipal Center, 345 Tuxedo Avenue. Deadline is January 6th, 2023, 3:00 p.m.


Interviews will take place the following week. There is a drop box available outside the South entrance of the Municipal Center, if dropping off outside of business hours.


Jennifer Presot - President Pro Tem
Chair of Park, Playground & Community Services and Safety Committees
Member of Ad-Hoc environment, Building, Streets, Beautification & Utilities and Wage & Salary Committees
(216) 570-0782

Term Expiration: 12-31-25


Mark Lasky
Chair of Streets, Beautification & Utilities and Wage & Salary Committees
Member of Building, Income Tax Board of Review, Industrial Development, Park, Playground & Community Services, Streets Committees  
(216) 789-1541

Term Expiration: 12-31-23


Matt Walsh
Chair of Ad-Hoc Environment and Finance Committees
Member of Income Tax Board of Review, Ordinance, Safety, Wage & Salary Committees 
(216) 906-3068

Term Expiration: 12-31-25


Raymond B. Berzins
Chair of Building and Industrial Development Committees
Member of Finance, Ordinance, Safety, Streets, Beautification & Utilities Committees
(440) 669-8103

Term Expiration: 12-31-23



Shane L. Tommer
Chair of Income Tax Board of Review and Ordinance Committees
Member of Ad-Hoc Environment, Finance, Industrial Development, and Park, Playground & Community Services Committees
Served on Council since 1/17/2023, Term expires 12/31/2023
(216) 407-0167

Term Expiration: 12-31-23