Building Department
9500 Belmont
Franklin Park, IL 60131

Deputy Building Director
Lisa Manzo
Email Lisa Manzo

Administrative Assistant
Evan Acey
Email Evan Acey
Speaks Spanish

Building Inspector
Tim Hester
Email Tim Hester

Code Enforcement Admin
Summer Lawrence
Code Enforcement Officer
Mike Vonesh
Email Mike Vonesh
Electrical Inspector
Michael Janowski
Email Michael Janowski
Fire Prevention Bureau
(847) 671-8798
Fire Prevention
Health Inspector
Robert Garcia
Email Robert Garcia
Speaks Spanish
Permit / License Coordinator
Kaitlyn Cejka
Plumbing Inspector
Giuliano Petrucci
Email Giuliano Petrucci






All contractors performing work in the Village of Franklin Park are required to be licensed, insured and bonded.

Contractor License Requirements

  • Complete the contractor license application.  License fee for all contractors is $100.00 for a 1 year license (May 1st through April 30th).  Plumbing Contractors with a valid state license are no charge per the Illinois Department of Public Health.  All other Plumbing Contractors are required to purchase a Village of Franklin Park license.  The annual fee for a General Contractor is $250.00.  No half year licenses are issued.
  • All contractors except demolition contractors are required to provide a $10,000 license and permit bond specific to the type of work the contractor will perform.  Demolition contractors are required to provide a $50,000 bond.
  • All contractors are required to provide a certificate of liability insurance indicating that they are covered for a minimum of $1,000,000.00 ($1 million).

The certificate holder for both the bond and liability insurance policy should be listed as:

Village of Franklin Park
9500 Belmont Avenue
Franklin Park, Illinois 60131


  • Roofing Contractors are required to submit a copy of their State Roofing License.
  • Sewer and Drain Contractors are required to submit a copy of their City License.
  • Electrical Contractors are required to submit a copy of their certificate of registration from the City of Chicago or a neighboring town that is currently testing, with an active electrical commission and that is approved of by the Village of Franklin Park.       
  • Plumbing Contractors are required to provide a copy of their $20,000 Illinois Department Of Public Health Bond or a copy of their State Of Illinois Department Of Public Health license. 

For questions or concerns, please contact the Building Department using the contact information at the left.


Building Code Changes

On April 6, 2020, the Village Board of Trustees adopted more recent versions of national and state building codes as well as amendments to those codes. These codes and amendments became effective on May 01, 2020 at 12:00am. Below are the ordinances adopting the various codes and amendments.
2015 International Property Maintenance Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-41
2015 International Residential Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-42
2015 International Building Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-36
2014 National Electrical Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-37
2015 International Mechanical Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-40
2015 International Fuel Gas Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-39
2018 International Energy Conservation Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-43
2015 International Fire Code:
Ordinance No. 1920-VC-38
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