The guidelines presented in the Interactive Handbook for Developers have been developed to assist real estate developers, builders, architects, engineers and others involved in construction and real estate development in the City of Joliet. This represent a brief introduction to the procedures and prerequisites established in City ordinances, codes and policies. The use of these guidelines will maximize the efficiency and minimize the time required to receive desired services from the City. It should be recognized that these guidelines are general in nature and that specific problems will be given personal attention by City staff. The information presented has no statutory standing and should not be considered a substitute for the actual law, ordinance, codes, or policies of the City of Joliet. These guidelines should be checked for change if the printing date on this copy is not a current date.
- Handbook for Developers [PDF]
- Building Permit [PDF]
- Recommended Parkway Trees [SWF]
- Residential Transfer Disclosure Form [PDF]