DeKalb County Code Enforcement (Illinois)

Search for DeKalb County, IL code enforcement information. A code enforcement search provides information on building codes, zoning rules, building regulations, building code violations, building inspection reports, abatement orders, work stoppage orders, construction permits, occupancy permits, approved building permits, code enforcement violations, and code enforcement reports.


DeKalb County Town and City Halls provide municipal services for the DeKalb County community, including playing a role in code enforcement in Illinois. The Town or City Hall may be responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible building code violations in DeKalb County. They maintain records on code enforcement, the current Illinois building code, and approved and rejected building plans. Town and City Halls may also issue investigation reports on building code violations and any punishments or abatement orders for violations in DeKalb County. The Town or City Hall may provide code enforcement records online through its website.

Cortland Town Hall Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-3030

Genoa City Hall Genoa IL 333 East 1st Street 60135 815-784-2327

Sandwich City Hall Sandwich IL 144 East Railroad Street 60548 815-786-8802

Waterman City Hall Waterman IL 215 West Adams Street 60556 815-264-3652


DeKalb County Building Departments ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing DeKalb County building codes and zoning rules in Illinois. They also maintain records on building codes, reviews of DeKalb County building rules, and any changes to the code requirements or regulations. The Building Department also reviews and approves building and renovation plans to make sure they meet code standard, and they also issue IL building permits. Building Department records include DeKalb County building code violations, approved building permits, and compliance reports. The Building Department may provide online access to some of their code enforcement documents.

Cortland Zoning Cortland IL 59 South Somonauk Road 60112 815-756-4124

Sycamore Zoning Sycamore IL 541 Dekalb Avenue 60178 815-895-4434


DeKalb County Building Inspectors verify that construction projects meet DeKalb County building codes and regulations in Illinois. They also monitor designs, building materials, DeKalb County safety codes, and utilities, as well as enforcing codes. As part of this job, Building Inspectors inspect construction to determine whether it meets the codes, issues permits for construction projects, and creates inspection reports. Building Inspector records may include information on DeKalb County code enforcement violations, permits issued by the inspector, and approved IL building projects, as well as violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors may provide access to some of their documents online.

Dekalb County Building Inspector Sycamore IL 110 East Sycamore Street 60178 815-895-7188