News Releases

News Releases


Feb 24, 2017 DOB Update: February 2017

 

Feb 24, 2017 Department of Buildings Announces Code Relief to Encourage Redevelopment of Affordable Housing Across the City

 

Feb 22, 2017 City Council Approves Ordinance To Hold Contractors, Trade Professionals Accountable For Violating City Regulations

 

Dec 22, 2016 DOB Update: December 2016

 

Dec 14, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Introduces Ordinance To Hold Contractors, Trade Professionals Accountable For Violating City Regulations

 

Nov 7, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Post-Recession Tower Crane Record

 

Oct 31, 2016 DOB Update: October 2016

 

Oct 20, 2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Reforms To Make It Easier For Single-Family Homeowners To Do Renovation Projects

 

Oct 9, 2016 City of Chicago Reminds Residents to Check the Expiration Date on Smoke Alarms

 

Sep 30, 2016 DOB Update: September 2016

 

Aug 18, 2016 DOB Update: August 2016

 

Jun 27, 2016 DOB Update: June 2016

 

May 25, 2016 DOB Update: New Required Data Fields on Building Permit Application

 

May 13, 2016 DOB Update: New Easy Permit Option

 

Apr 19, 2016 DOB Update: April 2016

 

Mar 25, 2016 Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Program to Fast-Track Demolition of Vacant Buildings in High-Crime Police Districts in Full Force

 

Feb 23, 2016 City of Chicago Will Fast-Track Demolition of Vacant Buildings in Police Districts with High Crime Rates

 

Feb 12, 2016 DOB Update: February 2016

 

Nov 30, 2015 DOB Update: November 2015

 

Oct 9, 2015 Chicago Fire Department and Chicago Department of Buildings Remind Residents to Have Working Smoke Alarms And Carbon Monoxide Detectors Within 15 Feet Of Sleeping Areas