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The following trades must be licensed with the City of Chicago: Stationary Engineer, Crane Operator, Electrician, Elevator, Journeyman Plumber, & Mason Contractor.

Alerts (Trades)

Low Alert Sep 12, 2014 The Department of Buildings inspects for "No Heat" complaints. Heat Season Begins September 15, 2014
Low Alert Aug 1, 2014 Effective August 1st, 2014, Trade Licensing Processed through Continental Testing Services

Most Recent News (Trades)

Dec 03,2014 Mayor Rahm Emanuel And The Chicago Department of Buildings Announce More Than 150 Percent Increase Since 2010 In Building Permits Issued For Small To Mid-Size New Construction Projects
Nov 15,2014 As Winter Chill Takes Hold, Mayor Emanuel Joins City Departments To Remind Residents To Take Precautions During Cold Weather
Nov 05,2014 City Council Approves Ordinance To Strengthen Law, Encourage Landlords To Install Smoke, Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Oct 29,2014 Chicago Department of Buildings Announces Expansion of AIC Elevator Inspection Program
Oct 24,2014 Mayor Emanuel Announces Addition Of Non-Construction Permit Intake Center To Chicago's Small Business Center

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