Building department


The Building Department is located at the Pingree Grove Municipal Center.  Building permits can be applied for or picked up Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm (closed 12pm-1pm).

Building Inspections are generally performed Monday-Thursday mornings.  You can call to schedule your inspection.  Please have your permit number when calling.


The Building Department handles all building permit reviews, issuance of building permits, building code and property ordinance enforcement, and flood plain administration. 

Home Improvements & Additions

If you are considering any additions or improvements to your home, you must first check with the Village at 847-464-5533 regarding necessary building permits. Building permits are required before most interior or exterior improvements are made. This includes roofs, fences, decks, patios, pools, and other accessory structures.