Building and Zoning

Building Services

The Village provides building plan review and inspections services via a contractual arrangement with B & F Technical Services. See the following building forms, applications, guidelines as well as the zoning map.

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State Requires NEW Building Permits -See link below

The State of Illinois adopted a new Energy Code which mandates that the Village must now require building permits for all new and any replacements of water heaters, furnaces, air-conditioning units, and windows. Also, all new construction must include a radon mitigation system.

Contact the Building Department if you have any questions, at (847) 381-6010, ext. 105 or [email protected]

INSPECTIONS - Building Official B & F Technical Services
The Village has a contract with B & F Technical Services to provide building and related services. Building permits are issued by the Building Official at the Village Hall while B & F schedules inspections. An Inspector from B & F Technical Code Services is on-site at the Village Hall on Wednesdays from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
Contact B & F for marked required inspections on the Building Permit Placard for rough and finished construction.

B & F Technical Code Services
Main Office hours are 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday.
1 (847) 428-7010
Gewalt Hamilton - Engineers:
1 (847) 478-9700