Brad Helms has been a lifetime resident of Palatine. Brad attended Joel Wood and Sanborn Elementary Schools, Walter R. Sundling Junior High and Palatine High Schools. Brad has an Associates Degree in Applied Science, from William Rainey Harper College, Executive Development Certificate from the University of Georgia, and recently graduated from the University of Illinois’ Local Government Leadership Enhancement and Development program.
For over 20 years and counting, Brad has been the Golf Course Superintendent of Palatine Hills Golf Course which has received a Four Star Golf Rating by Golf Digest Magazine. Brad’s professional memberships include Golf Course Superintendents Association of America and Midwest Association of Golf Course Superintendents.
Brad was first elected to District 6 of the Palatine Village Council in 2005 and was re-elected in 2013.
Brad is married with two children.
Entered Village Council: May, 2005
Current Term Expires: May, 2017
Infrastructure & Environment
March 2 Village Council Presentation
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to view the presentation from the March 2 Village Council meeting regarding the State of Illinois Budget Impact on the Village of Palatine.
District 6 Advisory Council Meeting
Thank you to all whom took the time out of there busy schedules to attend our D-6 Advisory Council meeting. Topics highlighted were the success of the Downtown facade program, Village Hall Renovation update, this winters salt usage vs average. Mayor Schwantz was in attendance and touched on economic development.
There were concerns brought forward in our round table discussion about train station pedestrian safety and continued efforts by Police to educate commuters about crossing tracks when gates are down. Also discussed were increased coyote presence in downtown neighborhoods and how residents need to learn how to coexist.
If you missed the meeting or want to view the presentation, please click here
2015-2019 Capital Projects
- 2015 Road Resurfacing of Juniper Drive from Hicks Road to Ventura Drive
- 2015 Road Resurfacing of Juniper Drive from Ventura Avenue to Rohlwing Road