It is with great pleasure that the Maple Park Board of Trustees announce the hiring of Lou Larson as the new Public Works Director. Mr. Larson has over 25 years of experience in municipal government, and years of construction experience. He holds an Associates Degree from Kishwaukee College and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Northern Illinois University. Mr. Larson also worked for the City of DeKalb from October 1993 to June 2014. He is currently employed with the Village of Maple Park as Building Inspector.
While employed with the City of DeKalb, Mr. Larson worked in the Building Department, the Community Development Department, and Public Works. While there, he supervised staff and projects, worked on budgeting, and snow removal at the airport. Mr. Larson’s first day will be on Monday, December 3, 2018.