Remote Video Inspection Program

Because of the need to maintain social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are unable to perform in-person inspections through the month of May 2020. As a result, all inspections will be done virtually.

Below is a list of inspections that we will perform remotely through Face Time or Skype.  If the inspector does not feel comfortable performing the inspection for any reason, we will have to schedule a site inspection when it is safe to do so.

  • Open wall inspection
  • Insulation inspection for walls
  • Insulation inspection for ceilings
  • Electrical rough
  • Electrical Final
  • Concrete floor slab
  • Frame Rough (small rehab jobs)
  • Frame Final   (small rehab jobs)
  • Plumbing rough
  • Plumbing final
  • Gas line final
  • Air Conditioning Unit final
  • Heating unit final
  • Mechanical framing rough
  • Mechanical framing final
  • Pool/spa electric final
  • Sewer/Water lines rough and final

Exterior Inspections with no contact with residents or contractors

Below is a list of exterior inspections that we can perform as long as we have no contact with the resident or contractor.  It must be made clear, we will not inspect if the resident or contractor are outside onsite.

  • Replacement windows
  • Replacement siding
  • Trim and Soffit repair/replace
  • Fence
  • Storage Shed
  • Post holes for decks
  • Pool Final
  • Concrete and asphalt driveways, removing and replacing with same dimensions only
  • Concrete patio and walkways

Click here for guidelines on how to perform a remote video inspection.

About the Building and Code Department

Located at 16220 Wausau Avenue

The Village of South Holland Department of Planning, Development, and Code Enforcement (aka Building & Code) is ready to assist businesses and homeowners in preserving the high standards and expectations throughout the Village of South Holland. Our staff is dedicated to develop, implement and maintain economic development programs that facilitate new business investment, encourage retention and expansion activities, and enhance the overall quality of life in South Holland.

We continue to strive to maintain the Village of South Holland as a model community. This department promotes the ideals of Faith, Family and Future. Our personnel are committed to the maintenance of the preservation of the esthetics and continuous appreciation of property values and a high quality of life that our residents appreciate through diligent monitoring.

Services Provided by Building and Code

Economic Development

  • Business Attraction, Retention and Expansion
  • Development and Re-Development Incentives

Zoning and Land Issues

  • Property Divisions and Determinations
  • Conditional Use Permits
  • Variances

Property and Building Code Enforcement

  • Issuance of Permits
  • Contractors Licenses
  • Mobile Vending and Day Care Licenses
  • Building Code Compliance
  • Inspections
  • Municipal Ordinances and Codes
  • Property Standards
  • Housing Court

Flood Assistance

  • Flood Zone Determination
  • Flood Rebate Program
  • Flood Related Issues

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