Fence Codes and Ordinances for Melrose Park Village, IL

Located west to the Chicago metro, the Village of Melrose Park is home to about 25,000 residents. For all residential fences installed in the village, a building permit is required. The permit fee varies. All fence contractors must be licensed in Melrose Park to do installations. In addition, all contractors must present proof of bonding and insurance. Front yard fences are allowed, but can’t exceed 4′ high. 6′ is the maximum height for backyard fencing.

Specific Fence Rules, Codes and Restrictions