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Building and Zoning

Swimming Pool/Hot Tub Regulations
This application must obtain a building permit prior to installing a swimming pool..

Permit Application
This application is used for all building permits, electrical permits, plumbing permits, fences, etc. (excludes pool permits).

Electrical Standards
All regulations and requirements relevant to electrical work only.

Fence Brochure
Informational piece for persons wishing to erect a fence.

Typical Site Plan
An example of what a site plan should look like.

Board of Zoning Appeals
Request for Hearing

Planning Commission
Request for Hearing

Single and Two Family Residential Construction Requirements
Informational Document


Business Registration

Sign Permit

Guide to Starting a Business in Illinois

Employment Opportunities

Employment Application
Send completed application to or deliver to 111 North Wood River Avenue, Wood River, IL 62095