§156-5 A. - Except as otherwise provided in Subsection B of this section, a building permit shall be required for any work which must conform to the Uniform Code and/or the Energy Code, including, but not limited to, the construction, enlargement, alteration, improvement, removal, relocation or demolition of any building or structure or any portion thereof, and the installation of a solid-fuel-burning heating appliance, chimney or flue in any dwelling unit, nor begin site preparation, excavating or filling or cause the same to be done, or any installation or extension of any electric, heating, ventilation, plumbing or fire protection system or features of a building or structure. No person shall commence any work for which a building permit is required without first having obtained a building permit from the Code Enforcement Officer.
§380-122.A - No building or structure or part thereof shall be created, enlarged, demolished, structurally altered or remodeled, including any change, interior or exterior, in dimension, type of use or number or type of occupancy, until a building permit has been issued by the Code Enforcement Officer pursuant to Chapter 156, Uniform Construction Codes, and subsequent amendments thereto.
The following items need to be submitted with a Building Permit Application (some may not apply):
Common Code violations to avoid in the Village:
If you wish to file a complaint about a code violation, please fill out our Complaint Form and submit it to the Village Clerk's office.
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