Dumpsters must be provided by a scavenger licensed by the Village of La Grange:
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Find out when the Village of La Grange requires a permit:
The time frame from initial submittal of a permit application to receipt of an initial plan review is 10-15 working days. Subsequent reviews are typically conducted in less than 10 working days, depending upon the complexity of the proposed construction.
You can schedule an inspection by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the project address and permit number in the subject line of the email. You must also include the name and phone number of a contact person for the inspection, the type of inspection or inspections requested, the requested inspection date and any other notes/information. A minimum 24 hours notice is needed to schedule an inspection.
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To find out the zoning of your property, enter your address in our interactive map application or download the zoning map for La Grange, Illinois:
If you are concerned about a wild or dead animal, please contact our environmental health officer at (708) 579-2320 during regular office hours or the La Grange Police Department's non-emergency number at (708) 579-2333 for off-hours concerns. Wildlife Illinois, a partnership of the USDA, US Fish & Wildlife Service, IDNR, and others, provides information about a variety of common wildlife questions.
If you are interested in Cook County's feral cat trap/neuter/release (TNR) program, please contact one of the programs many sponsor agencies (e.g. not for profit humane societies).
The Village of La Grange Building Code Information can be found here:
Sump pumps must discharge in the rear yard of your property and a minimum offset of five feet from a neighboring property. Sump pumps are not allowed to discharge in the sanitary sewer. Sump pumps may only discharge to a front yard or side yard if approved as a special circumstance by the Village Engineer. Downspouts cannot be discharged toward a neighboring property and must have a minimum offset of five feet from the lot line.
If you enter the La Grange Road main doors, we are up the stairs and to the left.