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Demolition Permit

  1. Application for Capping and Demolition Permit

    The undersigned owner or agent, hereby apply to the Building Department of Waukegan Illinois for a permit for capping, fencing, and demolition of part thereof hereinafter described, And if granted the permit applied for, I will comply with all of the requirements of the city ordinances relating thereto and pay the fees required by said ordinances.

  2. Property Description*

    Please check one box that applies to the location of work you are applying for

  3. If the property is a multi unit residential or commercial structure, add information here

  4. Cubic Feet

    Cubic Feet of the structure must be provided Width X Length X Height = Total Cubic Feet

  5. (W) x (L) x (H) =

  6. Property address of where work will be performed

  7. What properties on the location will you be demolishing

  8. The items are more fully set forth in the plans submitted with this application. The total cost, as estimated, of the work contemplated, includes all the branches of labor, all materials, all appurtenances, and all other necessary expenses to completely erect, alter, construct or enlarge the building. Such cost is itemized as follows:

  9. Phone Number

  10. Terms

    Property must be backfilled and graded and returned to "green space" per city ordinance. Property must be maintained as a vacant lot and adhere to all city ordinances once demolished. The undersigned owner(s) of the herein described property and buildings thereon, hereby applies for demolition of said building(s) and premises and hereby agrees to comply with City ordinance. No error or omission in either the plans or application, whether said plans and application has been approved by the building department or not, shall permit or relieve the applicant from demolition work in any other manner than that provided for in the ordinances of this City, relating thereto. The owner, having read the application for the demolition and having checked the plat plan hereon shown and fully understanding the intent thereof, declares that the statements made and the attachments provided are true to the best of his or her belief.

  11. STATEMENT

    NO DEMOLITION SHALL BE STARTED UNTIL PERMIT IS ISSUED MUST SCHEDULE REQUIRED INSPECTIONS Do not sign unless you have read and checked this application and everything is complete.

  12. Applicant must upload a copy of the signed contract between property owner and contractor. Owner's will be required to submit a materials list or scope of work.

  13. 6' Chainlink is required

  14. Capping of water and sewer lines at the main is required per ordinance (exceptions will only be made if new construction plans are submitted for the location)

  15. Letter from ComEd must be provided stating that the utilities have been disconnected

  16. Letter from North Shore Gas must be provided stating that the utilities have been disconnected

  17. NO CONSTRUCTION SHALL BE STARTED UNTIL PERMIT IS ISSUED - IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS CALL 847-625-6868 OR EMAIL THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT AT PERMITS@WAUKEGANIL.GOV

  18. E-Signature*

    By clicking on 'Electronically Sign' below, you understand that an electronic signature is taking place and you intend to be bound by and authenticate this electronic record and attest to the statements contained within, and that you understand that submitting another individual's electronic signature or attesting to false statements in an electronic record is a false statement that is punishable as unsworn falsification under AS 11.56.210; is an offering of a false instrument for recording that is punishable under AS 11.46.550; and may constitute other crimes such as perjury, theft, attempted theft, criminal mischief, forgery, criminal impersonation, scheme to defraud or criminal use of a computer; or other criminal offenses under state, municipal, or federal law.

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