Home Improvements

Building Permits

Building permits are required for new construction, additions, remodeling, and many other improvements. You can download a Building Permit or one may be obtained by calling the Building Department at 708-444-4818.

Dumpsters

If you require a dumpster, you will need a temporary dumpster permit. Complete the 
online application or contact the Building Department at 708-444-4818 to receive a mailed form. There is no charge for dumpster permits. These permits are issued for up to one week and may be renewed if necessary.