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FAQ Topic: Building Permit FAQ

Do I need a sign permit?

Sign permits are required for new signs, face changes, enlargement, relocation, or replacement. For your application you’ll need to provide: Photographs of all existing signs on the building. An inventory of all existing signs on the site. This inventory should include location and square footage of each sign. A site plan showing the property lines and … Continued

Do I need a building permit?

Building permits are required to construct, enlarge, alter, remove, demolish, repair, improve, or convert a building or structure. This also includes swimming pools, signs, and accessory (storage) buildings. Some projects don’t require a permit. If you need help determining if your project requires a building permit, please contact the Building Official Office at (217) 342-5300 … Continued

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