(309) 266-5361 Village Hall - 120 North Main Street Morton, Illinois 61550

Permits and Licenses


Permit Fees
  • Up to $1,000 Valuation — $15.00 fee
  • $1,000.01 to $5,000 Valuation — $30.00 fee
  • $5,000.01 to $50,000 Valuation — $30.00 fee plus $3.50 per $1,000 over $5,000
  • $50,000.01 to $100,000 Valuation — $187.50 fee plus $2.50 per $1,000 over $50,000
  • $100,000.01 to $500,000 Valuation — $312.50 fee plus $2.00 per $1,000 over $100,000
  • Over $500,000 Valuation — $1,112.50 fee plus $1.50 per $1,000 over $500,000
  • Zoning Permit — $20.00 fee
  • Site Plan Review — $300.00 fee for new construction in any zoning district other than R-1 or R-2
  • Gas Service Line — $1,160
  • Curb Opening New Construction (Saw back of curb) — $50
  • Curb Opening Replacement — $200
  • Approach — $50
  • Water Tap — $50
  • Water Meter (¾”) 35gpm — $250
  • Water Meter (1″) 70gpm — $330
  • Water Meter (1½”) 120gpm — $625
  • Water Meter (2″) 170gpm — $820
  • Sewer Tap — $50
  • Storm Tap — $50
  • Gas Tap — $5.00 per front foot
  • Water Tap — $15.00 per front foot
  • Storm Sewer Tap — $10.00 per front foot
  • Water and Wastewater Surcharge — $17.50 per month
  • Utility Infrastructure Fee — $2,250.00 per lot
  • North Main Improvement Fee — $1,000.00 per lot
  • Water and Wastewater Surcharge — $18.50 per month
  • Utility Infrastructure Fee — $2,375.00 per lot
  • North Main Improvement Fee — $1,050.00 per lot
  • Variance — $175.00
  • Special Use — $175
  • Zoning Amendment — $175.00
  • Plats (Preliminary of Final) — $150.00 plus $15.00 per lot on the final plat
  • Life Safety and Fire Prevention Code Plan Review, Inspection and Enforcement — $275.00
  • Fire Sprinkler System / Stand Pipe Plan Review — $275.00 (1-199 heads) / $400.00 (200+ heads)
  • Fire Detection and Alarm System Plan Review — $275.00
  • Annexation Fee — $250.00
  • Zoning Map — $10.00
  • Zoning Ordinance — $30.00
  • Subdivision Construction Standards — $20.00
  • Excavation — $300.00 or $60.00 per square yard (whichever is greater)
  • Electrical License (for calendar year) — $100.00
  • Sewer License (for calendar year) — $100.00