Building Division

The Building Division of the Community Development Department is responsible for all code enforcement activities related to construction of new buildings, including plan review, permit issuance, and all related inspections.
  1. Backflow Prevention Program

    The Backflow Prevention Program is a requirement of the Safe Drinking Water Act (1974, amended in 1986 and 1996), which was written to protect human health from contaminants in drinking water and to prevent contamination of existing groundwater supplies.

  2. Garage Sales

    The Village has developed a pamphlet with tips to keep in mind for a successful and safe event. The Village’s requirements on garage sales signs are also found in the pamphlet.

  3. Property Maintenance

    The Village of Wheeling establishes minimum standards for all property within the Village in order to protect the health, safety and welfare of citizens.

  4. Rental Licensing

    The Village of Wheeling requires all residential properties to be licensed. The purpose for the licensing and inspection of rental residential property is to protect the public health, safety, and welfare of the residents of the Village.