Applications & Forms
You can email your applications or forms to firstname.lastname@example.org or you can drop them off at the water department drive thru. Our office accepts credit card payments over the phone.
Permits Expire 180 Days after they have been issued.
- Application for Sign Permit
- Application for Rezoning - Filing Fee $100.00
- Application for Special Use Filing Fee $50.00
- Application for Variance - Filing Fee $50.00
- TIF Application
- TIF Guidelines
- Vacant Building Registration
- Fence Requirements Brochure
- Fence Application
- Application for Building
- Historic Certificate of Appropriateness
- Swimming Pool Brochure
- Mobile Home Community License Application
- Application for Mobile Home Occupancy Certificate
- Specification for Demolition Form
- Pool Permit
Guidelines for Event Signs
1. Event signs must be placed on private property.
2. Event signs must NOT be on Public Right of Way or City or State property.
3. City sponsored event signs placed on the square are only allowed for functions
or events in the downtown/square area. A total of two temporary banners
maximum will be allowed. Signage shall not be placed in flower/landscape beds.
4. You must have permission from property owner before placing event signs.
5. Only ONE event sign per lot.
6. Events signs must be picked up directly after the event.
Illegally placed signs will be removed by the City of Jacksonville.
Any questions regarding sign requirements and placing of should be directed to the Office of Community Development, 200 West Douglas, Jacksonville, IL. or by calling 217.479.4620.