Building and Construction

ADA Title II Transition Plan In accordance with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Cook County Department of Transporta… Read More
Permits: You may apply for asbestos removal or demolition permits or submit reports online, using links in the menu to the right. However pr… Read More
Permits: Application for asbestos removal or demolition permits or submittal of reports shall be conducted online at Electronic Permit Proce… Read More
Update on Grant Activities The Village of Bellwood has applied for a Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) for a site located at 4901 St. Charles Rd. T… Read More
Building Permit Requirement Guidelines All permits must now be submitted in digital format. To facilitate the approval of a building permi… Read More
Building Permit Application All work, other than ordinary repairs subject to provisions of Section 102-105.3 of the Cook County Building Co… Read More
Business OccupancyA building shall not be constructed or occupied, an existing building shall not be expanded or otherwise altered or occupi… Read More
Contractor Registration New (For all Electrical and Plumbing Contractor Registrations see Electrical and Plumbing Contractor Registration… Read More
Electronic Permits-Apply Online! The Department of Building and Zoning is launching a new service for the residents and businesses located… Read More
Multi Dwelling Registration Any building that has more than four residential units including condominiums (NEWLY ADOPTED AS OF 2015 SEC102-… Read More
Online Payment Service The Department of Building and Zoning is now accepting payments for many of its services. Please make sure you have… Read More
Cook County Residential Rental License OrdinanceOn June 29th 2016, the Cook County Board of Commissioners passed the Rental Dwelling Ordinan… Read More
Cook County Vacant Building Ordinance - Online If I own a vacant building in unincorporated Cook County, what do I need to do? Read More
Violation Processing Properties within unincorporated Cook County Property, when found to be in violation of the following: Read More
The Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) is accepts pre-qualification applications from individuals and organization who are interested i… Read More
Long Range Transportation Plan Cook County Board President Read More
Construction/Maintenance Permits Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways Permits Office        P: 312.603.1670 George W. Dun… Read More
Building improvement projects through guaranteed energy performance contracting The guaranteed energy performance contract allows Cook Coun… Read More
Permits: Application for asbestos removal or demolition permits or submittal of reports shall be conducted online at Electronic Permit Proce… Read More
The Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) is accepting pre-qualification applications from individuals and organizations who are intereste… Read More
Permits: All applications and payments shall be submitted through the new electronic permit processing portal for your Equipment Registratio… Read More
Below are several Forms and Affidavits related to Doing Business with Procurement.  Read More
The Illinois Enterprise Zone Act was signed into law in 1982. Read More
Lincoln Highway Logistics Corridor Strategic PlanCompleted in August 2018, the Lincoln Highway Logistics Corridor Strategic Plan analyzed ho… Read More
National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)The National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) is a federally mandated p… Read More
Freedom's Path at Hines, VA, affordable housing for veterans, Read More
The Cook County No Cash Bid (NCB) Program is an economic development tool designed to assist municipalities, and other taxing districts, in… Read More
Transportation ProjectsThe Cook County Department of Transportation and Highways oversees the planning, design and construction of various t… Read More
ALIGNING THE WORKPLACE TO SUPPORT COOK COUNTY’S MISSION, VISION, VALUES, AND GOALS Successful workplace design strategies look to future t… Read More
Zoning Ordinance AdministrationAdministration of the zoning ordinance shall be exercised through a person in the Department of Building and… Read More