City of Ottawa, Illinois

  • Design Review Application.  No permit fee

  • Site Development Permit.  $10.00 per parking space.

  • Special Floodplain Hazard Development Permit.  No permit fee

  • Demolition Permit.  Under 1,000 square feet: $  25.00 permit fee
                                        Over 1,000 square feet:   $100.00 permit fee

  • Building Permit.  
Residential

$0.42 per square foot, minimum of $50.00

Commercial/Industrial
Building Size Permit Fees
1 sq. ft. to 2,500 sq. ft $0.42 per  sq.ft.
2,501 sq.ft. to 5,000 sq. ft. $425.00 + $0.25 per sq.ft.
5,001 sq.ft. to 10,000 sq. ft. $925.00 + $0.15 per sq.ft.
Above 10,000 sq. ft $1,925.00 + $0.05 per sq.ft

 

  • Electrical Permit.  Included in building permit fee

  • Plumbing Permit.  Included in building permit fee

  • Fence Permit.  $50.00 permit fee

  • Pool Permit.  $50.00 permit fee

  • Water and Sewer Connections Permit.  Click here for water permit fee and sewer permit fee.

  • Street Permit.  No permit fee

  • Sign Permit.  $1.00 per square foot, but not more than $50.00

Mike Sutfin
Building and Zoning Official
815-433-0161 ext. 219 Phone
815-433-2344 Fax
Email

Mathew Stafford
Ordinance Enforcement
815-433-0161 ext. 230 Phone
815-433-2344 Fax
E-Mail
Bill Boettcher
Street Permits
815-433-0161 ext. 222 Phone
815-433-2344 Fax
E-Mail

Allen Stoudt
Plumbing Inspector
815-433-0161 ext. 226 Phone
815-433-2344 Fax
E-Mail

Chuck Schafer
Electrical Inspector
815-433-0161 ext. 218 Phone
815-433-2344 Fax
E-Mail

Tami Huftel
City Planner
815-433-0161 ext. 240
815-433-2344 Fax
Email

Nancy Stisser
Administrative Assistant/Special Events
815-433-0161 ext. 224 Phone
815-433-2344 Fax
E-Mail

David Noble
City Engineer and Director of Community Development
815-433-0161 ext. 220 Phone
815-433-2344 Fax
E-Mail

Robert M. Eschbach
Mayor
815-433-0161 ext. 110 Phone
815-433-2270 Fax
E-Mail


301 W. Madison Street
Ottawa, IL 61350