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.
|Jan 30, 2015||Rules and Regulations for the Problem Landlord List|
|Feb 2, 2015||Mayor Emanuel, City of Chicago Officials Provide Update On Continued Winter Weather Response And Efforts To Help Keep Residents Safe|
|Jan 27, 2015||Mayor Emanuel, Department Of Buildings Publish Problem Landlords List|
|Jan 21, 2015||Mayor Emanuel, City Council Approve Ordinance To Identify Irresponsible Residential Building Owners|
|Dec 3, 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|
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