City of Ottawa, Illinois

CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

All contractors must register annually to work in the City of Ottawa. The completed application and all required documentation may be mailed or submitted in person to the City of Ottawa, 301 West Madison Street, Ottawa, Illinois 61350, ATTN: Contractor Registration. City Hall is open 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday. If you have any questions contact Nancy Stisser at 815-433-0161, extension 224; or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Contractor Information

ELECTRICAL LICENSE RENEWAL INFORMATION

City of Ottawa Electrical Licenses expire on December 31. Licenses can be renewed any time after December 1.
All renewal requests made after March 1 will be charged an additional $25.00 late fee.
All new and renewal license submittals must include the following:

  1. A $100 annual license fee, check or money order. Credit cards can only be used if paying in person. After March 1, a $25.00 late fee will be added.
  1. A copy of the license holder’s General Liability insurance coverage showing the City of Ottawa as Certificate Holder. Or, a written note verifying the current employer and that the applicant does not do electrical work outside of that employment.

A photo-copy of a current valid driver’s license or a photo ID that will be incorporated into the license.

All three items must be submitted together and mailed or dropped off at:

The City of Ottawa
Attention: Electrical Inspector
301 West Madison Street
Ottawa, Illinois   61350

Those wishing to have a company name included with license holder’s name on the license must be sure to include that information too.

 

PREVAILING WAGE AND RESPONSIBLE BIDDER

Ordinance:
Payment of Prevailing Wages in a TIF and Enterprise Zone
Providing for the Payment of Prevailing Wage
pdf Responsible Bidder on Public Works Projects (182 KB)

Forms:
pdf Prevailing Wage – Certified Payroll Policy (13 KB)
pdf Responsible Bidder Affidavit of Compliance Checklist (65 KB)
pdf Prevailing Wage Notification Form (28 KB)
pdf Payroll Certification Form (15 KB)

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