Last day for 2021 Yard Waste Pickup is Tuesday, November 30th.

Steve Thornton, Zoning Officer

Building Department

As we are expanding as a town we also want to meet your needs as contractors and as residents of our fine village. Please feel free to call on us to answer your questions and assist you. Within this web page you will be able to download permit applications and gather code information to assist you in building.

The following is a listing of our personnel:

Steve Thornton – Building and Zoning Officer [email protected]
Liz Ashley – Assistant to Building Officer [email protected]


Building Permits

To apply for a Building Permit, download the application below.  Applications and all supporting information should be returned to the Minooka Village Hall.   

Fence Permit Application

Deck Permit Application

Pool Permit Application

For all other permits, please use

 -General Building Permit Application



Contractor Registration

All trades and subcontractors must be registered with the Village of Minooka prior to the issuance of any permit.  Download the application below and return to the Minooka Village Hall with all required information:

General Contractor Registration

Subcontractor Registration

Plumber/Roofer Registration


Inspections are required for all construction.  Please see the following common permit sheets for a schedule of inspections, or contact the Building Department for more information:

Fence Installation

Deck Installation

Pool Installation


***24 hour notice is required for all inspections.  Call 815-467-2151 to schedule***
***Plumbing inspections are done on TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS ONLY***