Departments Community Development
 
 
 Community Development

The Community Development Department coordinates and reviews development within Batavia.  The Department reviews these projects for compliance with the City's Comprehensive Plan, Zoning and Building codes.   The Department is made up of planners, inspectors, and code compliance personnel. These individuals oversee, review and inspect all development and construction in the City.  The Department also provides technical support to  elected and appointed City officials, residents, business owners and other governmental units, in order to insure development and construction that comply with the goals of city and all applicable codes.

The Community Development Department may be reached by phone at 630-454-2700.  Faxes may be sent to 630-454-2775.   

Office Hours: The Community Development Department is open Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM. It is closed Wednesday from 11 AM to 12 PM and Saturday & Sunday 

Facade Grant Program
Downtown Improvement Grant Program
Downtown Signage Assistance Grant Program (New for 2014)

Outdoor Dining on Public Sidewalk License Agreement

Downtown Streetscape Project
Backyard Chicken Ordinance

 
 
 
Community Development Staff
Community Development Director Scott Buening, AICP
Administrative Assistant: Susan Glasco
Administrative Assistant: Betzi Mellin
Building Commissioner: Jeff Albertson, CBO
Building Inspector Toby Petrie
Code Compliance Officer: Rhonda Klecz
Planning & Zoning Officer: Joel Strassman
Planner: Drew Rackow, AICP
Plumbing Inspection Contractor: First Inspection Services