Code Office

Ed Hammonds

Codes Inspector

(618) 932-3262  Ext 111 or Line3       


Services Offered:

Certificate of Occupancy
To receive certificate of occupancy for non-owner dwellings, the codes inspector needs to inspect the address to make sure it complies with housing standards. Call for an appointment.  Code and forms for non-owner dwellings are listed on City Ordinance tab.

Building Permits

Zoning for residential and business

  • Zoning Classification: Residential R1, Commercial B1, Light Industrial L1, Heavy Industrial H1, Commercial Enterprise Zone C-E.
  • Ordinances: weeds, trash & debris, nuisance, inoperable cars
  • Demolition Permits are required no fee
  • Sign Ordinances $75

Codes online

The formatting and pagination of this web version of the code may vary from the official hard copy of the code. This web version of the code is provided for informational purposes only and may not reflect all of, or the most current, legislation that has been passed. Prior to any action being taken, please consult the clerk for any ordinances that have been enacted that are not contained in this web version. In case of any discrepancy between this web version and the official ordinances, the ordinances prevail.