COVID-19 Service Changes
Effective: Mon, June 1, 2020

Officials are taking precautions to slow the spread of COVID-19, or coronavirus, at Madison County facilities. 

Madison County in-person services and events may be canceled, rescheduled, or impacted due to COVID-19.  Below you can find more information about these changes.

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For more information about COVID-19, please visit Madison County Health Department Website

Online Permit Applications Now Available!
Effective: Wed, August 11, 2021

You can now fill out and submit Permit Applications and Forms online. Please follow the instructions linked below to ensure proper online submittal. You may either download the instruction document or view the explainer video.




September 2, 2021 Building & Zoning Committee Meeting Packet

Madison County is offering supplies for volunteers to clean their communities

Effective: Mon, June 1, 2020 Volunteer Opportunity

Bags, reflective vests, gloves, grabbers available for pick up:
Building & Zoning Department | Suite 254
Madison County Administration Building
157 N. Main Street, Edwardsville, Illinois.

Email for more information.


The Building & Zoning Department provides the following programs and services to Madison County residents, businesses, and local governments:

Building permits Code Enforcement
Landfill Permits License Investigation
Private Sewer Permits Subdivision Platting
Site Permits Zoning Administration
Waste Hauler Permits FAQ


   Green Schools    Recycling Resource Management

                        Stormwater Program

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Madison County Administration Building
(Click here for map and driving directions)
Phone: (618) 296-4468

Fax:    (618) 692-8982
For Building & Zoning Inquires: 

157 North Main Street
Suite 254
Edwardsville, IL 62025-1964