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 Community Development Department

Michael S. Garrigan, Esq, AICP, CNU-A     Community Development Director x311
Nancy Slazes Community Development Permit Coordinator x302
Wally Henning Building Department Inspector x309




The Community Development Department focuses on the management of land use policy, planning, zoning, and building code enforcement as well as economic development and community marketing.  Our mission is to enhance the overall quality of life and further the public interest through inclusive land use policy initiatives and strategies that empower and protect citizens and businesses alike.

The Department is made up of Planning and Zoning, Economic Development, Building, and Code Enforcement.


The Planning and Zoning Division applied good town planning principles to the approval process for all new development within the Village's boundaries.  In addition, Community Development oversees all long term planning efforts within the Village along with creating various design guidelines to maintain the Village's quality of place.  Click here for Planning & Zoning Frequently Asked Questions.

Pending Petitions:
PZB 16-14 - Kunes Ford proposed Annexation, Special Use for Planned Unit Development, Rezoning, and Preliminary/Final Plat for Kunes Ford. 

PZB 17-02 - Petty Farm proposed Annexation Agreement for a 13.0 acre commercial property at Route 173 and N. Lincoln Avenue and commonly known as 22855 W. Route 173.

PZB 17-03 - Skipper Buds proposed Annexation, Special Use for Planned Unit Development, Rezoning, and Concept Plan for a commercial site located at Route 173 and N. First Avenue.


The Economic Development Division actively seeks to attract quality commercial and business development to the Village and promotes the Village's to prospective businesses and residents.  In addition, this division also is critically concerned about retention of the Village's existing businesses and creating a business friendly environment.


The Building Division is responsible for the issuance and review of all permits for construction, remodeling, additions, occupancy, demolition and signs undertaken within the Village limits.  This includes the coordination of required and periodic inspections for permits within the Village's boundaries.


Code Enforcement is responsible for enforcing ordinances relating to building codes, zoning, signage, and property maintenance.  With an effective code enforcement program, the Village promotes, protects and improves the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the Village of Antioch.


One of the following applications should be filed for all new zoning cases with the Community Development Department.  Any new entitlement submittal questions pertaining to any application should be directed to the Community Development Department at (847) 395-1000.

Annexation and Annexation Agreement Application Rezoning Application
Special Use Application Variance Application
Preliminary Plan Application Final Plan Application
Concept Plan Application Site Plan Review Application
Preliminary Plat Application Final Plat Application
Sign Application New Plan Checklist
Notice regarding zoning variations Standard Annexation Agreement
Facade Grant Application  



Zoning Ordinance Comprehensive Plan Sign Ordinance Site Plan Review Ordinance Facade Guidelines
Route 173 Corridor Plan Form Based Code Lifestyle Plan Single Family Design Standards  



Zoning Map Future Land Use Map
Subdivision Map Commercial Node Map
Open Space Map Village Aerial Map
Village Park Map Downtown Map
Antioch Amenities  


2014 Annual Report

Contact Us
Village of Antioch
Community Development Department
874 Main Street
Antioch, IL 60002
Phone:  847-395-1000
Fax:  847-395-1920