Fence Codes and Ordinances for Blue Island, IL

Blue Island, located in Cook County, has about 24,000 residents. South of Chicago, the city has a very diverse population with about 8,000 households. There is a wide range of residential homes in Blue Island. The city has strict fence codes that specifies how residential fences should be built. A permit is required for all new installations. No front-yard fences are permitted on any residential properties. Fence posts must be at least 3 feet below grade. Whether the job is done by a commercial contractor or by the homeowner as a DIY project, the permit placard must be displayed on the building site.

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