Zoning & Building

The Village of Millstadt utilizes a productive zoning and planning code outlined in the Village of Millstadt Code of Ordinances in conjunction with national BOCCA codes. All permits must be approved by the Building Commissioner or, when needed, passed before the Zoning Board and then final approval from the Village Board. For more information on requirements for special permits, please refer to the Zoning Board section of the website. 

Permits are needed for the following uses:
  • New Subdivisions
  • All new construction: houses; garages; carports; sheds; etc.
  • Swimming Pools
  • Fences
  • Signs
  • Decks & Patios
  • Total remodel or renovations to existing buildings
  • Setback Requirements
  • Special Use
  • Variances
  • Amendment to Ordinance Requests
  • Electric Upgrades