The Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring new construction meets all applicable City Codes and regulations. They are responsible for inspecting work in progress in the field for conformity with approved plans and the following codes: Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical, Fire plus any additional regulations as necessary given the nature of the property uses. Safety is the primary function of the inspectors. New construction is typically checked several times during various construction phases to ensure construction is proceeding according to Code. Also, inspectors ensure the City’s site management requirements are met.
Need to know if your work requires an inspection – contact City Hall.
Planning and Zoning
The Code Enforcement Office is responsible for administering all planning and zoning-related matters for the City.
- Administer the Zoning Ordinance
- Receives applications and issues permits
- Assists the Planning Commission on all related matters
- Maintains a copy of the Paris Illinois Zoning Map
Who schedules an inspection? Whether it be the homeowner or the contractor, the person that initially applied for the permit is responsible for scheduling an inspection. You may schedule an inspection by contacting City Hall
206 S. Central Avenue
Paris, IL 61944
MON thru FRI:
8:00am to 12:00pm