Appendages / Awnings

Residential Awnings
A permit is required for installation of an awning/sunshade if it extends more than 30". 

Multi-Family and Non-Residential Awnings / Fencing & Dumpster Enclosures / Rooftop Screenings

A permit and an Appearance Review are required for installation of all building appendages. Please contact a Planner at 708-403-5300 for more information on requirements.

Once your Appearance Review is complete and approved, you will need to provide a building permit application.

2-3 Required Inspections
Pre-pour inspection is required if foundation is installed. Building and planning final inspections are required. Please submit an inspection request. A 24-hour notice is required for all inspections. Inspection requests are not taken over the phone.