Assistant Building Commissioner
4331 Southwest Highway
Ph: (708) 424-7500
Fx: (708) 424-7589
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
The Building Department performs a variety of services intended to protect, maintain, and develop an attractive, safe, and healthy environment. Primary functions address property development and land use activities occurring in the City. The Building Department consists of Building Commissioner, Assistant Building Commissioner, Plumbing Inspector and Electrical Inspector. The Assistant Building Commissioner is responsible for the Mandatory Housing Inspections.
The Planning and Zoning Division provides direction and leadership in implementing the goals, objectives, and policies of the City as adopted by the City Council
The Division is also responsible for the orderly development of the City and the administration of various land use regulations, including the zoning code, design review ordinances, sign code, and the building ordinances.
All building permits must be approved by the Building Commissioner prior to work beginning.