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Community Development
The Village of Westmont Community Development Department works with businesses and developers who are interested in creating a successful partnership with our growing community. Westmont has several business districts, each designed to meet the needs of a wide variety of businesses.

The Community Development Department operates the following divisions:
  • Building Division – issues permits for building, plumbing, electrical and more, reviews and approves construction plans, performs building and construction inspections, administers bond requirements and the contractor registration program.
  • Code Enforcement Division – enforces Village code and property maintenance requirements.
  • Economic Development Division – business attraction and retention, administers Downtown Development Grant Program, serves as liaison for the Westmont Economic Development Committee, works with the Westmont Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau to promote the community through the Economic Development Partnership.  (www.choosewestmont.com)
  • Engineering Division – reviews stormwater design plans, works with DuPage County regarding wetland and floodplain compliance issues, performs engineering inspections.
  • Planning and Zoning Division – administers the municipal development approval process and site plan review, regulates permitted and special uses in the various zoning districts, serves as liaison to the Planning and Zoning Commission.

The Village of Westmont is strongly supportive of new and creative development ideas. Business owner and developer inquiries are always welcome.

Please contact the Community Development Department at 630-981-6250 for more information or to schedule a meeting to discuss your development ideas.

Blue Links to the LEFT 
Utilize the BLUE links to the left to directly access specific areas of interest. 

For example, if you would like to download a permit application or specification guideline sheet, click on the "Documents & Forms" link and then click on the "Permit Application and Contractor Registration" link for the desired permit, registration, or specification guideline link.

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

31 W. Quincy St.
Westmont, IL 60559

Phone: 630-981-6250
Fax: 630-968-8610