Useful Resources

See below for some useful links/ resources to use during the permit process:

Cook County Assessor's Office
Trying to find your Property Index Number (PIN)?  You can use this link to search by address. 

Cook County Department of Environmental Control
This website will offer demolition permit information for both residential and commercial sites within Cook County.  You must have a demolition permit in place with Cook County before you are able to obtain a demolition permit through the City of Oak Forest.

J.U.L.I.E. stands for Joint Utility Locating Information for Excavators.  State law requires property owners to call J.U.L.I.E. before any digging to determine if any utility lines are buried in your area. 
Click the following link for a detailed Homeowner's Guide:  
Homeowner's Guide to J.U.L.I.E
To schedule an appointment with J.U.L.I.E., simply dial 8-1-1 or make an e-request using the following link:  J.U.L.I.E. Contact Information