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Builders, whether it be the homeowner personally or a contractor they have hired, must apply for permits before any building can take place.  The Standard Plan Review program or the Easy Permit Process is a place to begin the permit process, depending on the scope of the work. 

Most Recent News (Builders)

May 01,2017 Department of Buildings Stresses Importance of Building Code Officials During Building Safety Month
Feb 28,2017 Board Issues Advisory Opinion Regarding City Council "contract employees"
Oct 28,2016 Mayor Emanuel, Department of Procurement Services Report More Than $400 Million In 2016 Contract Payments To Minority, Women Owned Firms
Oct 05,2016 City Council Approves Ordinances Proposed by Mayor Emanuel, Chairman Austin to Improve Procurement Processes
Jul 18,2016 Chicago Mayor Emanuel And Cook County Board President Preckwinkle Launch Industrial Growth Zones Program

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