Building & Zoning


The City of Geneva's Building and Zoning Division is responsible for issuing building permits for all types of new construction projects, as well as certain required remodeling and maintenance projects.

The City reviews the applications, construction plans and plats of survey to ensure compliance with local, state and national standards as recognized by the adopted codes. City staff also inspects the construction work and provides technical assistance to residents and contractors.

  1. Eric Nelson

    Building Commissioner
    Phone: 630-262-0282

  1. James Forni

    Code Enforcement Officer
    Phone: 630-262-0284

  1. Brian Byrne

    Building Inspector
    Phone: 630-262-0285

  1. Christine Reith

    Permit Technician
    Phone: 630-262-0280

  1. Lauri Johnson

    Permit Technician
    Phone: 630-262-0280