Leaf Collection Program Extended: Waste Management will be continuing leaf vacuum service on the west side (west of I-94) into early next week. Leaf vacuum service for the east side of the Village (east of I-94) is anticipated to begin on Tuesday, December 5th. They will be extending the program into the week of December 11th if needed in order to complete the collection for the Village.
Please keep in mind that leaf collection trucks will be circulating until all leaf piles are picked up.
A. Please call Planning & Zoning Department at 847.599.7500 to find out the setbacks for your property.
Setbacks are defined as the minimum horizontal distance between a lot line and the nearest side of a building or other structure, located on a particular zoning lot, to such lot line. The Planning & Zoning Department will help you determine the zoning district of your property and will then check the Site and Structure Provisions in each zoning district and/or any relevant Annexation Agreement, PUD Agreement, or Special Use Permit to find out the required setbacks.
A. On March 15, 2010, the Gurnee Village Board approved an amendment to the Zoning Ordinance relating to parking and storage of recreational vehicles and haul-trailers outside on residentially zoned and used properties.
Please reference the Chapter 11-16 of the Village's Zoning Ordinance for full details.
A. Terraces (Open) and Porches (Nonenclosed), not to exceed four (4) feet into any required front or side yard and not to exceed ten (10) feet into any required rear yard. (*Amended April 16, 1990, Ord. No. 90-43)
A. On November 22, 1926, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the zoning ordinance adopted by Euclid, Ohio, was constitutional. This Supreme Court decision in the Village of Euclid vs. Ambler Realty Co. legitimized zoning as a way of controlling land uses in the United States. The purpose of zoning is to promote and protect the health, safety, and welfare of the community. The zoning ordinance divides the municipality into zones, which regulates the location, construction, intensity, and bulk of residential, commercial, and industrial uses.
To find the zoning of your property, please use the Property Information Search. Or contact the Planning & Zoning Division staff at (847) 599-7550 and provide staff with either an address or a property identification number (PIN). Additionally, the Zoning Map is available online or for purchase through the Community Development Department.