|The Community Development Department encourages a healthy, safe and prosperous community through programs and activities that benefit the residential and business sectors. Community planning, land use control, code education and enforcement and economic development are aspects directed and administered by the department. Safe and compatible elements of the built environment are emphasized as is economic opportunity.|
**New Building Codes**
Effective January 2011
2009 International Building Code
2009 International Residential Code
2009 International Mechanical Code
2009 International Plumbing Code
2008 NFPA National Electrical Code
2009 International Existing Building Code
2009 International Property Maintenance Code
2009 International Fuel Gas Code
2009 International Fire Code
Amendments to the 2009 Building Codes
**Revised Permit Fees**
Effective January 1, 2012
Ordinance 10-48 was passed and approved by the Rolling Meadows City Council on December 14, 2010. As per the ordinance, Appendix "B", Schedule of Rates, Fees, Fines & Penalties has changed.
Copies of the new permit fee schedule are available for review.
Payment for Business or Contractor's License Renewal Online
The department’s goals are achieved through various divisions and programs. They are: Administration, Planning & Zoning, Permits and Inspections, Health and Housing, Business Licensing and Economic Development. Each is dovetailed with the others resulting in a coordinated and balanced approach to the community’s existence and growth.
Specific tasks performed include community planning, processing development applications, permit issuance, building inspections, property maintenance review, rental dwelling licensing, health and sanitation inspections, business and contractor licensing and coordination of economic development activities.
We have developed this web page as a source of information about the Community Development Department and the programs and activities it administers. Please contact us if you do not find the answer to your question or if you need additional information.