The Village of Algonquin, IL

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Public Sidewalk Permit Application Checklist

Submittal Requirements:
Permit Fees (Fee is not due until permit is ready):
  • $40.00
Construction Requirements & Information:
  • Work must be started and completed within six (6) months of the issue date.
  • Work can be combined with Driveway and/or Apron projects. Click here to see requirements for Driveway Permit and Apron Permit.
  • After Permit is issued, as construction progresses, inspections are required. Click here to schedule inspections online. Or call us at 847-658-2700, option 3.
  • Contact JULIE at 811 or before you dig.

International Residential Code 2006  |  International Building Code 2006  | International Fire Code 2006  |  International Mechanical Code 2006  |  International Fuel Gas Code 2006  |  National Electrical Code 2002  |  Current Illinois State Plumbing Code  |   Current Illinois Energy Conservation Code  |  International Existing Building Code 2006  |  International Property Maintenance Code 2006  |  Illinois Accessibility Code 1997

Diagram for Public Sidewalk Information
Driveway Info2

Please note that this checklist is not intended to be all-inclusive. Due to changes in codes, regulations, and ordinances, other requirements may apply.

For further information regarding the Village's regulations for building permits, please contact the Community Development Department at 847-658-2700, press 3 or email at or submit Online form.