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Building Permit Information


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If you already have a Community Core account, you may log-in and apply for permits.

If you do not have an account, please register as a contractor or community member with the Village's online permitting system, Community Core.

  • If you are a contractor (home builder, concrete company, etc.), you must email SAFEbuilt at to set up a contractor account. This type of account will let you assign multiple contacts to your account so everyone on your team can see your permits’ statuses.
  • If you are a community member (resident, business owner, etc.) who will be applying for permits for your own property, please register for a community member account. Shortly after registering, you will receive an email with information on how to access your new account from Please check your spam folder.

Please see the Website IconCommunity Core How-To Guide for more information on getting your account set up, applying for permits, and more.

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Small Projects

For small projects like fences, sheds, windows, patios, etc., please review the guidelines in the Small Project Permit Packet before you complete the application to help assure your permit is processed in a timely fashion. Failing to provide the necessary information will likely delay the approval process of your project. Please note that this packet includes submission guidelines and fee estimates that are subject to change based the details of your project. 

Major Projects

For major projects like new commercial buildings, new homes, additions, renovations, etc., please consult the Village's building department, SAFEbuilt, for information about what documentation will be required.
(contact info at bottom of page)



Please obtain a permit and schedule inspections before scheduling work to be done.
To schedule an inspection, contact the Village's building service, SAFEbuilt.

Contact Information

SAFEbuilt, Inc.
(847) 232-8550

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