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Welcome to the Village of Godfrey Building and Zoning Department

Due to the restrictions of the coronavirus, the Village of Godfrey are still operating under some restrictions.

STARTING JUNE 01, 2020 – INSPECTIONS AND OCCUPANCY PERMITS WILL GO BACK TO NORMAL OPERATIONS AND PAPERWORK!  However the doors to the Village Hall WILL REMAIN LOCKED.  The door to the Building & Zoning Department side entrance is open for access to the B&Z Department Service Window.  You must wear a mask to come in to the building.

The Village Building and Zoning Department is responsible for:

  • Issuing permits for new construction commercial and residential, additions, alterations, plumbing, roofing, pools, fences, electrical, and signs. This also includes reviewing all plans related to permitting.
  • Processing applications for rezoning and variance hearings.
  • Issuing ordinance violations for weeds, junk, trash, derelict vehicles, and property maintenance.
  • Verifying zoning classifications.
  • Inspections for
    • New construction
      • footings
      • foundation
      • framing
      • electrical
      • plumbing
      • signs
    • Fire damage
    • Demolition

Building Code used by the Village of Godfrey: 2018 International Building Code
Electric Code used by the Village of Godfrey: NEC 2011

Building and Zoning Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – Noon & 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m

Building and Zoning Permit Forms

In the Building and Zoning Department

Laura Dixon
Building and Zoning Administrator
(618) 466-1206

E-Mail Building and Zoning Administrator

Pat Vambaketes
Building and Zoning Administrator Assistant
(618) 466-1206

E-Mail Administrative Assistant

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