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Building and Zoning Applications

To assist homeowners in preparing for many projects around their home, the Village has prepared several building permit applications and informational packets , which are viewable below. If you have any questions please contact our Community Development team at 630-897-1457 or

Permit applications, surveys and plans can be sent electronically to You will be contacted when your permit is approved via phone or email. Payment for permits can be taken over the phone with a debit or credit card. Upon payment, permits will be emailed to you.

Building Permit Fees As of June 1, 2023 the Village’s updated building permit fees  went into effect. The updated fee schedule can be found here: Chapter 15.56 Construction Fees

Construction Hours – Contractors and subcontractors may conduct work between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday and between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Contractor Registration As of December 20, 2021 contractor registration is no longer required.

Typical projects that require a building permit include:
New commercial buildings and commercial remodeling, new single-family homes and residential remodeling, roofing, siding, driveways, structural modifications, electrical, plumbing, lawn sprinklers, generators, windows, patios, fences, stoops, walkways, solar panels, additions, signs, swimming pools, hot tubs/spas, three-season rooms, pergolas, gazebos, gas lines and decks.

Typical projects that DO NOT require a building permit include:
Painting, tuckpointing, wallpaper, flooring, appliance repair/replacement, minor repairs, bird feeders, small playground sets, trampolines, baby pools (less than 2 feet of water), patio umbrellas, arbors, awnings, gutters and downspouts, etc.


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General Contact / Submittal Email
Phone: 630-897-1457


Building Permit Technician
Phone: 331-385-6170

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