DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

The Building and 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, pleaseĀ click here.

PERMITS AND FORMS

The Department issues permit 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 makes 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.

Contact Us

VINCE WARLICK

Building and Zoning Police Director
E: vwarlick@cityofaltonil.com

SAMUAL RINEY

Building and Zoning Police Officer
E: sriney@cityofaltonil.com

DAWN VOSS

Supervisor/Code Inspector
E: dvoss@cityofaltonil.com

SAM SHAW

Building Inspector
E: sshaw@cityofaltonil.com

JEFF WALKER

Occupancy Inspector
E: jwalker@cityofaltonil.com

MIKE VARNER

Inspector
E: mvarner@cityofaltonil.com

JARED MCNELLY

Inspector
E: jmcnelly@cityofaltonil.com

RICK ORBAN

Business Inspector/Code Enforcement
E: rorban@cityofaltonil.com

KEVIN GROVE

Secretary
E: kgrove@cityofaltonil.com

CHRISTINE LITTLE

Secretary
E: clittle@cityofaltonil.com

BUILDING AND ZONING OFFICE

101 E. Third Street
Alton, ILĀ  62002
P: 618.463.3533
FAX: 618.463.0972

OFFICE HOURS

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