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.

Assistance for Your Business

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Your business address:

If you require assistance with a City Service, please select one from the list below:

If you require additional assistance of a different nature for your business, please explain below:

Helpful resources:

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)