The 25th Ward is a nurturing, vibrant and diverse community for growing your business. Please contact the ward office via the contact form below if you have questions about how to set roots in any of our thriving neighborhoods, or reference the resources at the bottom of this page for more information.
Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection
City of Chicago Guide to Starting a Business (PDF)
Department of Business Affairs and Licensing Forms
Public Way of Use Permits
Guide to the Liquor License Application Process (PDF)
City of Chicago Department of Buildings
Aldermanic Acknowledgment Letter for Building Interior Alterations (PDF)