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city of Alton, Illinois
City of Alton, il
101 E 3rd Street Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-3500
 

Dawn Voss

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Supervisor/Code Inspector
101 E. Third Street
Alton, IL  62002
PH:   618.463.3533
FAX: 618.463.0972

Sam Shaw

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Building Inspector
101 E. Third Street
Alton, IL  62002
PH:   618.463.3533
FAX: 618.463.0972

Jeff Walker

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Occupancy Inspector
101 E. Third Street
Alton, IL  62002
PH:   618.463.3533
FAX: 618.463.0972

Mike Harvey

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Inspector
101 E. Third Street
Alton, IL  62002
PH:   618.463.3533
FAX: 618.463.0972

Ken Grabner

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Inspector
101 E. Third Street
Alton, IL  62002
PH:   618.463.3533
FAX: 618.463.0972

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M

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Description of the Building & Zoning Department

The Building & Zoning Department maintains the public safety and welfare of the City's physical structures and property by enforcing building construction codes, life-safety codes, property maintenance codes, accessibility codes, zoning codes, and conducting universal residential occupancy inspections. The Department is involved in all proceedings before, during, and after demolition. Also, the Department assigns address numbers for new construction.

Maps

To view a copy of the City's Zoning Map, please click here.

Permits and Forms

The Department issues permits for building, demolition, electrical, plumbing, signage, occupancy, agent authorization, and restoration of services. To download applications for these permits, please click here.

Ordinance Violations

The Department issues citations for ordinance violations including weeds, junk, trash, derelict vehicles, property maintenance violations, exterior and interior violations, and similar violations. The Department sends citations to court and make court appearances.

The Department also reviews plans for new construction and renovations.


Inspections

The Department conducts inspections of occupancy, new and existing structures, electrical, plumbing, signs, fire damaged structures, and demolitions.

City of Alton Illinois - 1837

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101 E. 3rd Street | Alton, IL
618.463.3500

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