Community Development


The Community Development Department is charged with facilitating new development and community preservation in furtherance of community goals as articulated in the Village’s Comprehensive Plan and other Village plans. In doing so, the Department provides staff support for the following functions:

  • Construction Permitting Oversight, Including Plan Review and Inspection Services
  • Commercial Food Service Plan Review and Inspection Services
  • Long Range Planning
  • Zoning Administration
  • Code Enforcement / Property Maintenance
  • Economic Development


The Village Hall is open to the public from 8:30 a.m to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. People may also contact the Community Development Department by phone during these times at (708)579-2300 ext.1. We also encourage you to make contact via email at any time at

For More Information

If you have any questions regarding the operations of the Village, or concerns which you would like to share, please contact Community Development at (708) 579-2320.

The Village has received the SolSmart Silver designation from the U.S. Department of Energy for its commitment to furthering solar development. 

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