Effective 8/1/2018, Permit/Surety bonds are no longer required to obtain a permit.
To guide the physical development of the Village through the implementation of the Comprehensive Plan and Building Codes, and enhance the quality of life in our community by planning and sound infrastructure and public services, protection of the environment, and promotion of high quality social and economic growth.
The Department of Community Development is responsible for a wide range of functions related to the community as a whole.
Areas of responsibility include:
Planning and zoning
Building inspection and plan check services
Fire Prevention Bureau
Business licensing / registration
Crime free rental housing program
Specific task areas include
Current and advanced planning
Environmental impact studies
Transportation / mobility planning
Real estate sale inspections
Retention / expansion
Development / redevelopment
The department strives to provide vision and leadership within the context of innovative, high quality, equitable, and efficient services, which encompass and reflects community values.