Winnebago County
Watch County Board Meetings Online - Starting on 3/10/16, you will now be able to watch the County Board meetings live online. MORE >

LZ Peace Memorial - The LZ Peace Memorial is a place of honor for those veterans who served our country, in war and in peace. This memorial stands as a testimony to those soldiers from Winnebago County who made the ultimate sacrifice at a time of great conflict. We’re located at Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Road, in Rockford, Illinois. MORE >

Phantom Regiment - The Phantom Regiment is a youth organization dedicated to the development of self-esteem and self-reliance. MORE >

Windsor Lake - Paddle and Trail and the Rockford Park District are looking to make Windsor Lake a year-round facility and would like your input on winter recreational activities! MORE >



The Building Department's mission for all Winnebago County residents is to insure your health, safety and welfare in buildings you live in, work in and visit everyday.


Contact Us:

Winnebago County Building Department*

404 Elm Street, Room 403

Rockford, IL  61101

(*located within the Regional Planning and Economic Development Department.)


Phone:  815-319-4350

Fax:  815-319-4351


Hours:  Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


**Permits issued from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.**


Winnebago County
404 Elm Street
Rockford, IL 61101
OFC: (815) 319-4444

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