The Village staff and employees strive to provide the best service possible to our residents, while keeping your property taxes as low as possible.

Your local government – made up of dedicated elected officials and highly qualified staff – works hard to ensure that Addison continues to grow and thrive.  Village services are consistently praised, while being provided with a reasonable tax rate.

More than 36,000 people call the Village of Addison home.  Whether you are new to our community, or have lived here for years, here is some of the information you need to know.  

Addison has been extremely successful at attracting and retaining industry and business within the village due to the proactive and forward-thinking actions of its elected officials. To encourage business and industrial development and facilitate the expansion of existing sites, the village offers a wide variety of economic incentives that are molded to the needs of each individual business seeking a home in Addison.

Whether you are considering calling Addison home, or just visiting for day for pleasure or business, here are some links you might find useful.


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Subdivision Control

The Subdivision Control Ordinance (0-05-98), which is based on the "Comprehensive Plan" of the Village of Addison, is adopted to promote and protect the public health, safety, morals, comfort, convenience and general welfare of the people; to protect the character and maintain the stability of Addison and contiguous unincorporated territory; to assure the orderly development of the Village of Addison; to establish reasonable standards applicable to design, materials and construction of public, as well as private improvements to a parcel of land, excluding the building; and to establish procedures for the subdivision, resubdivision, and planned unit development of land within the Village and surrounded unincorporated territory.

The requirements set forth in this Ordinance are deemed to be the minimum requirements for development or redevelopment of the Village of Addison.

Subdivision Control Ordinance (pdf)
Standard Specifications for Design and Construction (pdf)
Index of Standard Drawings (pdf)
Standard Drawings_Storm Sewer 201-216 (pdf's)
Standard Drawings_Sanitary Sewer 307-308 (pdf's)
Standard Drawings Watermain 402-411 (pdf's)
Standard Drawings 501-1011 (zip)
Standard Drawings 1104-1404 (zip)

Additional resources are available for single and multiple family residence permitting.

Residential Engineering Site Plan Checklist (pdf)
Residential Engineering Inspection Sheet (pdf)
Residential Engineering As-Built/Final Survey Checklist (pdf)
Erosion and Sediment Control for Small Sites (pdf)
Village of Addison Stormwater Management Certification Application (pdf)

Permitting resources for Commercial, Industrial and Subdivisions.

Parking Lot Improvement Permit Info (pdf)

For information regarding the Village of Addison's Subdivision Control Ordinance, contact the Village Engineer in the Department of Community Development at 630/693-7535.