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Appearance Commission Application

  1. Appearance Commission Application

    Community Development Department - Building & Zoning Division - 5127 Oakton St. Skokie, IL 60077 Phone: 847/933-8223 Fax: 847/933-8230

  2. Skokie Seal

  3. The Appearance Commission meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.

  4. Application Type (please check all that apply):

  5. Land Use:

  6. OWNER INFORMATION:

  7. AGENT/PETITIONER INFORMATION (if other than owner):

  8. Electronic Signature Agreement*

    By checking the "I agree" box below, you agree and acknowledge that 1) your application will not be signed in the sense of a traditional paper document, 2) by signing in this alternate manner, you authorize your electronic signature to be valid and binding upon you to the same force and effect as a handwritten signature, and 3) you may still be required to provide a traditional signature at a later date.

  9. The following information must be submitted to the Building & Zoning Division to accept your application:

  10. 1. 7 (11" x 17") to a common architectural scale:

    A 1/4" = 1'-0" for the following is preferred: elevations (all sides), floor plans, site plans.

  11. 2. 1 PDF file of elevations, floor plans, site plans, and photographs. If submitted via email attachment (less than 5MB) to appearance@skokie.org with “Appearance Commission PDF” and the project’s property address in the subject line of the email.

  12. 3. 1 Completed Zoning Information Worksheet (residential projects only)

  13. 4. 1 set of photographs (all sides of the subject building and the fronts of neighboring buildings)

  14. 5. 1 Plat of Survey

    *** Samples of materials and colors must be brought to the Appearance Commission meeting. *** The Building Division will not take in or hold material or color samples. *** Plans submitted for Appearance Commission review will be discarded after the meeting. *** Visit http://www.skokie.org/AppearanceCommissionMeetingInfo.cfm to access the staff report prior to the meeting.

  15. Fee Schedule

  16. Residential Site (new)

  17. $100 plus $50.00 per unit

  18. Non-Residential Site* (new)

    * Any non-residentially zoned site (Business, Industrial, Mixed-Use districts)

  19. $100 plus $50.00 per 1,000 square feet (based on square footage of building)

  20. Any Other Appearance Review (Additions, Façade, Sign Package, etc.)

  21. $50.00

  22. If you have already paid for a preliminary plan review there is no charge.

  23. For Office Use Only:

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