The Department of Buildings supports the safety and quality of life for the residents and visitors of the City of Chicago through enforcement of the Chicago Building Code. The permitting and inspection process promotes high quality design standards as well as the conservation, rehabilitation and reuse of the City's existing buildings.
|Apr 30, 2014||The Department of Buildings Introduces new Sign Permit Application for sign permits applied for on or after April 2, 2014.|
|Jun 25, 2014||Mayor Emanuel, Alderman Burnett, Alderman Pawar And The Chicago For All Coalition Introduce Moratorium On SRO And Residential Hotel Conversions|
|May 28, 2014||City Introduces Ordinance Strengthening Inspection And Reporting Requirements For Rooftop Water Tank Structures|
|May 9, 2014||Department of Buildings Reminds Residents of Porch Safety|
|Apr 30, 2014||City Council Approves Sign Ordinance Amendment to Address Changing Technology In Dynamic Image Display Signs|
|Apr 2, 2014||Mayor Emanuel Introduces Sign Ordinance Amendment To Address Changing Technology In Dynamic Image And Video Display Signs|
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