Adoption of the 2015 International Builiding Code June 17, 2019

Notices of Code Updates

Current Codes & Amendments

We currently follow:

**The most current versions of the Illinois Energy Conservation Code and the Illinois Plumbing Code are both required to be followed by Illinois statute

Contractor Registration

Registration Required:

  • (A) No person shall be a contractor within the city without first having obtained a certificate of registration therefor as herein provided. Any person who engages in the construction, repair, or alteration of any building, structure of street or sidewalk pavement within the city, for which a building permit is required, is presumed to be a contractor and must be registered hereunder unless such presumption is rebutted.
  • (B) A homeowner engaged in constructing, altering or repairing the homeowner's personal residence shall not be considered a contractor for purposes of this chapter.

Registration documents can be found on the "Contractor Registration" page.