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Land Use Application

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  2. DISCLAIMER: Only one application per each singular petitioned use.

  3. Section 1: Petitioner Information

    Please provide full contact information for the individual submitting the application.

  4. Petitioner Relationship to Request*

  5. In the event the property is held in trust, a notarized letter from an authorized trust officer identifying the petitioner as an authorized individual acting on behalf of the beneficiaries is required. The letter must provide the name, address and percentage of interest each beneficiary holds.

  6. Section 2: Property Information

    Please provide, in entirety, property information as it pertains to this application.

  7. Please include dashes.

  8. Indicate which, if any, of the following supporting documents have been uploaded in the 'file upload' boxes below.

  9. Section 3: Type of Action Requested

    Indicate the action requested for the aforementioned property.

  10. Select the action requested by the petitioner.*

  11. Section 4: Statement of Petition

    Elaborate on the purpose of the petition and specific use as it applies to the identified property.

  12. Please provide an in-depth statement describing the proposal as it relates to the type of action required indicated above. Attach additional information in the 'file upload' boxes below.

  13. Section 5: Land Use Fees

    Identify the applicable fee associated with the petitioner's request.

  14. Annexation Without Agreement

  15. Annexation With Agreement

  16. Zoning Map Amendment

  17. Variance

  18. Appeal of an Administrative Determination

  19. Plat Application

  20. Zoning Status Report

  21. Text Amendment

  22. Hearing Recordation

  23. Site Plan Review - Choose the Greater Amount

  24. Indicate Payment Method:*

    Please see the 'Information' section below for details on where to submit payment.

  25. Information

    Please submit any additional information, attachments to (815) 423-5011, by fax to (815) 423-6861, by email to or by mail to Village of Elwood, 401 East Mississippi Avenue, Elwood, IL 60421.

  26. Section 5: Authorization and Signature

  27. Authorization

    I hereby affirm that I have full legal capacity to authorize the filing of this petition and that all of the information and exhibits herewith submitted are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. The petitioner invites city representatives to make all reasonable inspections and investigations of he subject property during the period of processing this petition.

  28. By providing this Electronic Signature Acknowledgment Form, I agree that my electronic signature is the legally binding equivalent to my handwritten signature. Whenever I execute an electronic signature, it has the same validity and meaning as my handwritten signature. I will not, at any time in the future, repudiate the meaning of my electronic signature or claim that my electronic signature is not legally binding.

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