BUILDING DEPARTMENT (708) 503-7703
Ernestine Watson, Programs Manager/Executive Director of Housing Authority of Park Forest
BUILDING DEPARTMENT SERVICES Trying to find info on our web site? Click here!
Building Permit and Permit Fee Information
Buying a House?
Click here for the list of CURRENTLY LICENSED CONTRACTORS.
(Updated October 30, 2013)
Opening a Business
Vacant Building Registration
BUILDING DEPARTMENT - FORECLOSURE INFORMATION (click for additional info)
NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE
Banks, mortgage companies, other lenders or applicable parties sending notice of foreclosure in compliance with 735 ILCS 5/15-15039(b): notice of foreclosure should be sent to the following address:
Village of Park Forest
Attn: Building Department
350 Victory Drive
Park Forest, IL 60466
BUILDING DEPARTMENT - PROPERTY CODE ENFORCEMENT
This division handles the traditional new construction/ building permit activity, as well as property maintenance code enforcement for all residential and commercial properties within the Village. The Change of Occupancy Inspection Program, Annual Street by Street Canvas Inspection Program and Annual Multifamily Residential Common Areas Inspection Program and a plethora of Special Enforcement Emphasis Programs, such as tall grass and weeds, overgrowth sight obstructions, garbage can placement times, etc. are administered here.
BUILDING DEPARTMENT - HOUSING
This division’s major emphasis is the oversight of the Housing Authority of Park Forest. All HUD regulation enforcement and implementation is handled. Eligibility of landlords and tenants and placement approvals are administered in this area.