The City of Elgin requires by the Alarm Permit Ordinance that all alarms (both business and residential) be permitted.
Find permits and application forms from the Planning Department.
Beer and alcohol permits must be obtained from the City Secretary.
The Elgin Economic Development Corporation, EDC, offers Façade Improvement Grant and Historic District Revitalization Mega Grant programs. A Mega Grant is also available for small businesses outside the Historic District.
See Planning and Development for forms and additional information about making changes to your property.
Contact Utility Billing to disconnect utility services.
Locate your perfect job by searching through available employment opportunities.
Commercially zoned property must apply for a sign permit.
New service can now be applied for online.
Disconnection requests must be made in writing to the Utility Billing Department.
View and download the Variance/Special Exemption Application and instructions.
Find vendor applications and related forms for participation in the Hogeye festival.
Volunteering to serve on one of the many boards, committees, or commissions is a great way to serve the community and become a part of its future.
Solicitors or Vendors must complete a permit through the Elgin Police Department.