The mission of the Lake in the Hills Community Division is to guide land development through a comprehensive planning process and administer the Village's ordinances and policies in a fair, efficient, and professional manner in order to promote and safeguard the health, safety, and welfare of our citizens.
The division is also committed to taking a proactive approach in working with our citizens, businesses, and other agencies on carrying out our mission and educating them on the benefits of our objectives.
The department is responsible for monitoring all phases of construction and development throughout the Village to assure health and life safety regulations are adhered to. In addition, the Community Development Division provides staff support to the Planning and Zoning Commission. The division's services include: building permits, code enforcement, economic development, planning and zoning, contractor licensing, and business registrations.