Burning of garbage or other debris is prohibited within the City limits. Outdoor fireplaces are legal to use. Contact Community Development Department at 847-506-6030 or the Fire Department at 847-397-3352 for more information.
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The erection, including excavation, demolition, alteration or repair, of any building in any residential district or section in any residential district or section, other than between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on weekdays- A permit is required for any other times.
Lawn sprinkling is prohibited between Noon to 6:00 PM every day from May 15th through September 15, nor is it permitted on any two consecutive days. The need for adequate water pressure and water conservation makes this restriction necessary. Violation of this ordinance may result in a fine.
Please post address numbers clearly on your house or mailbox. Every second counts during a fire, medical, or police emergency. Valuable time can be lost if your address number is not clearly posted where emergency personnel can see it.
Please make sure to:
-Post your address number in a well lit area at the front door of your house so as to be visible from the street.
-If you have curbside mailbox, place numbers on this as well.
-Use large 4-inch or larger plain, block numbers. Script letters are too difficult to read.