Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Community Development

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The primary responsibilities of the Community Development Department include coordinating the review, permitting and inspection of proposed development projects, enforcing the community’s codes and standards as set forth in the Municipal Code, planning future development initiatives, and promoting the Village of Carol Stream for economic development. The Department’s six program functions include Administration, Development Services, Code Enforcement, Current Planning, Long-Range Planning and Economic Development. Community Development staff review development proposals for compliance with the various building and zoning codes, inspect all construction, and perform property maintenance inspections and coordinate code enforcement activities. The Department also provides support to the Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals and Electrical Commission, maintains and updates the building and zoning codes and comprehensive plan, and develops economic development data and informational brochures.