General, Electrical & Sub-Contractors

General & Sub-Contractors

General and sub-contractors such as but not limited to board-up, restoration, waterproofing, heating and air, concrete, asphalt paving/repair, windows, doors, siding, gutters/downspouts, sewer and drain, carpentry must submit a certificate of insurance with the village additionally insured, comprehensive automobile liability insurance, general liability, worker’s compensation and surety bond.

Insurance Requirements

  1. Workers compensation in the statutory limits with the employer’s liability in the sum of $500,000 bodily injury per person. Contractors who do not have worker’s compensation coverage because they do not have employees must be approved by the building director before proceeding with the application and sign the “Contractor’s Hold Harmless Indemnification Agreement.”
  2. Comprehensive general liability in the sum of $1,000,000 bodily injury each occurrence, $1,000,000 bodily injury aggregate, $500,000 property damage per occurrence and $1,000,000 property damage aggregate.
  3. Notice of cancellation of the policy will be given to the Village Clerk at least 30 days before such cancellation is effective.

Bond Requirements

A $10,000 surety bond.

Fees

License Term runs from May 1 to April 30.

  • General and Sub-Contractors $150 per year
  • Seal Coating Contractors $100 per year
  • Landscaper and Lawn Maintenance Services $100 per year
  • Roofers and Plumbers Administrative fee $ 25 per year

Additional Requirement Footnotes

  • Electrical Contractors - In addition to the above, electricians are also required to submit a copy of their test results.
  • Roofing  Contractors - In addition to the above, roofers are required to submit a copy of their state license which serves as the contractor’s bond.
  • Plumbing  Contractors - In addition to the above, plumbers are required to submit a copy of their state license which serves as the contractor’s bond. It must be a 055 Illinois State to apply for a permit.