The Community Development Department is responsible for administration of the Village’s Zoning, Sign and Fence codes, as well as implementation of the Village’s Comprehensive Plan. The Department coordinates the development review process and makes recommendations to the Plan Commission / Zoning Board of Appeals and Village Board on all zoning and development applications.
The application forms and process guides for the zoning and development review processes coordinated by Community Development are available below. The process guides list the plans and information required to be submitted for a complete application, and also provide information about the steps in the review process.
Persons interested in submitting an application for a formal zoning or development process are strongly encouraged to review the applicable materials below, and contact the Community Development Department for further information. To contact the Community Development department call 630-871-6230 or complete the Community Development contact form.
Application Forms and Process Guides
Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals
The Plan Commission/Zoning Board of Appeals (PC/ZBA) is comprised of seven Carol Stream residents appointed by the Mayor with the concurrence of the Board of Trustees. The PC/ZBA meets the fourth Monday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Carol Stream Fire Protection District Headquarters at 365 N. Kuhn Road. These meetings will move back to the Carol Stream Village Hall when the Village Hall remodeling and expansion project is complete in late 2018.
The PC/ZBA conducts public hearings on zoning and development applications as required under State Statute and Village Code. The recommendations of the PC/ZBA regarding zoning and development applications are forwarded to the Village Board for final action. The Village Board meets the first and third Monday of each month at 7:30 pm.
Information about current PC/ZBA applications scheduled for an upcoming public hearing can be accessed by clicking the link below.
To view current and previous PC/ZBA meeting agendas and complete packets, please browse below.