Planning & Zoning

About Planing and Zoning

  • Process rezonings, variations, special uses, subdivisions, planned unit developments
  • Review New Development
  • Guide Applicants through the Entitlement Process
  • Long Range & Short Range Planning (i.e. Comprehensive Plan update and sub-area plans)
  • Coordinate with other departments
  • Coordinate with other agencies (IDOT, IEPA, Cook County)
  • Information Dispersion
  • Zoning Code Administration
  • Staff liaison to the Plan Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Provides demographic information