Illinois Compiled Statutes 65 Municipalities: Article 11 - Corporate Powers and Functions

Public Health, Safety and Welfare Police Protection and Public Order

Division 1. Police Protection and Tax

Division 3. Penal Institutions--general Powers

Division 4. Houses of Correction and Farm Colonies

Division 5. Public Order Regulations

Division 5.1. Coordinator of Federal and State Aid

Division 5.2. Grants to Community Action Agencies

Division 5.3. Emergency Telephone Systems

Fire Protection

Division 6. Fire Departments and Protection

Division 7. Fire Protection Tax--cities and Villages of Less Than 500,000

Division 8. Fire Safety Regulations

Division 9. Fire Inspection in Municipalities of 500,000 or More

Division 10. Foreign Fire Insurance Company Fees

Planning, Zoning and Urban Rehabilitation

Division 11. Urban Rehabilitation

Division 11.1. Fair Housing

Division 11.2. Improvement of Group Relations

Division 12. Plan Commissions

Division 12.1. Revenue Bonds for Conservation Plan Areas

Division 13. Zoning

Division 14. Set-back Lines

Division 15. Approval of Maps and Plats

Division 15.1. Annexation Agreements

Division 15.2. Annexation; Drainage Districts (Source: P. A. 94-266, Eff. 1-1-06.)

Division 15.3. Wind Farms (Source: P. A. 96-328, Eff. 8-11-09.)

Health Regulations

Division 16. Health Boards - General

Division 17. Health Boards in Municipalities of From 100,000 to 200,000

Division 18. Community Nurses in Municipalities of From 5,000 to 100,000

Division 19. Disposal of Refuse, Garbage and Ashes

Division 19.1. Air Contamination Control

Division 19.2. Sanitation Code Violations

Division 20. Food, Water, Disease, Other Regulations

Division 21. Public Comfort Stations in Municipalities of Less Than 100,000

Division 21.5. Local Emergency Energy Plans

Hospitals and Sanitariums

Division 22. General Powers Over Hospitals, Sanitariums and Undertaking Parlors

Division 23. Hospitals in Cities of Less Than 100,000

Division 24. Improvement of Certain Hospitals in Cities of Less Than 100,000

Division 25. Contagious Disease Hospitals in Cities of 500,000 or More

Division 26. Maternity Hospitals in Municipalities of 500,000 or More

Division 27. Contributions to Non-sectarian Hospitals by Cities

Division 28. Eminent Domain to Obtain City Hospital Site

Division 29. City and Village Tuberculosis Sanitariums

Division 29.1. Care of Mentally Deficient Persons

Division 29.2. Contracts With Community Mental Health Board

Division 29.3. Senior Citizen Housing

Control Over Building and Construction

Division 30. General Regulatory Powers

Division 31. Unsafe Property.

Division 31.1. Building Code Violations

Division 32. Regulation of Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Installations

Division 33. Registration of Electrical Contractors

Division 34. Steam Boiler Inspection and Operator Licensing

Division 35. Board of Plumbing Examiners in Municipalities of 500,000 or More

Division 36. Licensing of Mason Contractors in Municipalities of 500,000 or More

Division 37. Inspection of Electrical Equipment

Division 38. Inspection of Lodging House Plans

Division 39. Recording of Building Permits

Division 39.1. Community Planning and Development


Division 40. Speed, Safety and Disposition of Vehicles

Division 41. Regulation in Special Charter Municipalities

Powers Over Certain Businesses

Division 42. Powers Over Certain Businesses

Division 42.1. Public Contracts

General Assistance

Division 43. General Assistance Tax and Administration

Boats and Harbors

Division 44. Boats and Harbor Control

Cultural Activities

Division 45. Municipal Band and Performing Arts

Division 45.1. Cultural Centers

Division 46. Art Commissions

Division 47. Promotion of Historical Research

Division 48. Preservation of Historical Documents

Division 48.2. Preservation of Historical and Other Special Areas

Division 48.3. Municipal Zoo Authorities


Division 49. General Cemetery Power and Tax for Rehabilitation

Division 50. Tax for Restoration of Neglected Cemeteries

Division 51. Removal of Cemeteries

Division 52. Control and Maintenance of Public Graveyards

Division 52.1. Regulation and Establishment of Cemeteries

Division 52.2. Perpetual Cemetery Trusts

Weights and Measures

Division 53. Inspection and Use of Weights and Measures

Athletic Contests and Other Amusements

Division 54. Athletic Contests and Exhibitions for Gain

Division 54.1. Carnivals

Coin Operated Devices

Division 55. Tax on Coin Operated Devices

Oil and Gas

Division 56. Oil and Gas Permits

Railroad Safety

Division 57. General Railroad Safety Regulations

Division 58. Railroad Grade Separation Tax

Continuity of Government

Division 59. Continuity of Government in Case of Enemy Attack

General Powers - Licensing and Nuisances

Division 60. Issuing Licenses and Abating Nuisances

Public Works, Buildings and Property Eminent Domain and Public Works - General

Division 61. General Eminent Domain Power and Power to Purchase on Contract

Public Buildings

Division 62. General Power to Erect and Care for Public Buildings

Division 62.1. Providing for Court Rooms

Division 63. Community Buildings and Gymnasiums

Division 64. Bonds for Municipal Buildings

Division 65. Municipal Convention Halls

Division 66. Coliseums in Cities and Villages of Less Than 500,000

Division 67. Coliseums in Municipalities of 75,000 or Less

Division 68. Stadiums and Athletic Fields in Cities

Division 69. Joint Ownership of Municipal Buildings

Division 70. Tax for Restoration of Public Buildings Damaged by Storm or Fire

Parking Facilities

Division 71. Off-street Parking

Trees and Forestry

Division 72. Planting of Trees

Division 73. Forestry Program and Tax

Division 73.1. Municipal and Joint Municipal Tree Planting Programs

Procurement of Industrial Buildings

Division 74. Industrial Project Revenue Bond Act

Division 74.1. Acquiring Land for Industrial Purposes

Commercial Blight Areas

Division 74.2. Commercial Renewal and Redevelopment Areas

Division 74.3. Business District Development and Redevelopment

Division 74.4. Tax Increment Allocation Redevelopment Act

Division 74.5. Municipal Housing Finance Law

Division 74.6. Industrial Jobs Recovery Law

Lease, Sale and Transfer of Public Property

Division 75. Lease of Space Around Municipal Buildings

Division 76. Sale or Lease of Real or Personal Property

Division 76.1. Purchase or Lease of Real or Personal Property

Division 76.2. Exchange of Real Estate

Division 77. Leases With State and Federal Governments

Division 78. Leasing Property for School Purposes

Division 79. Public Building Commission Leases

Streets and Public Ways

Division 80. General Powers Over Streets and Public Ways

Division 81. Street and Bridge Tax

Division 82. Cost of Oiling Streets

Division 83. Resurfacing Streets by Special Assessment

Division 84. Sidewalk Construction and Repair

Division 85. Certain Joint Municipal and Township Construction Projects

Division 86. Municipal and Park Relationship Concerning Streets

Division 87. Re-locating Water Courses

Division 88. Grant to Public Authority for Local Transportation

Division 89. Terminable Local Transportation Permits

Division 90. Street Railways

Division 91. Vacating of Streets and Alleys

Division 91.1. Persons Displaced by Federal Aid System of Streets and Highways

Division 91.2. Jurisdiction Over Roads by Agreement

Recreational Facilities

Division 92. Harbors for Recreational Use

Division 93. Power to Acquire Piers and Beaches

Division 94. Swimming Pool, Artificial Ice Skating Rink and Golf Course Revenue Bonds

Division 95. Recreation Systems

Division 96. Joint Property of Municipalities and Park Districts

Division 97. Pleasure Driveways

Division 98. Parks in Cities and Villages of Less Than 50,000

Division 99. Parks and Boulevards in Cities From 5,000 to 100,000

Division 100. Parks in Cities of Less Than 15,000 Inhabitants


Division 101. Airports - General Authority

Division 102. Airports for Municipalities of 500,000 or More

Division 103. Airports for Municipalities of Less Than 500,000

Harbors and Watercourses

Division 104. General Authority Over Watercourses, Wharves and Levees

Public Land Dedications

Division 105. Acceptance of Public Land Dedications

Exhibitions on Public Property

Division 106. Exhibitions, Entertainments on Public Piers

Bridges, Viaducts, Tunnels, Ferries

Division 107. Bridges, Viaducts and Tunnels

Division 108. Ferries and Toll Bridges

Drains, Culverts, Cesspools, Sewers

Division 109. Regulation of Culverts, Drains Sewers and Cesspools

Flood Control and Drainage

Division 110. Drainage by Special Assessment

Division 111. Drainage Improvement Districts

Division 111.1. Removal of Stream Obstructions

Division 112. Taxes for Levee Purposes

Division 113. Surface Water and Sewage Removal Tax

Division 113.1. Stormwater Management Tax

Division 114. Levee Improvement Commission

Division 114.1. Flood Insurance Rate Maps

Division 115. State Aid in Flood Control

Division 115.1. Municipal - Federal Flood Control Projects

Monuments and Memorials

Division 116. Monuments for Soldiers, Sailors, Distinguished Personages

Municipal Utilities

Division 117. Construction and Leasing of Certain Utilities

Division 117.1. Terrorism Prevention (Source: P. A. 94-480, Eff. 1-1-06.)

Heat, Power and Light Services

Division 118. Revenue Bonds to Construct Heating Plants

Division 119. Revenue Bonds to Improve Light and Gas Plants

Division 119.1. Joint Municipal Electric Power Agencies

Division 119.2. Joint Municipal Natural Gas Agencies

Transportation Systems

Division 120. Transportation System Tax

Division 121. Subway System

Division 122. Street Railways

Division 122.1. Contract for Privately Owned Local Transportation System

Division 122.2. Regional Transportation Authority

Harbors and Terminals

Division 123. Harbor and Terminal Facilities

Water Supply and Sewage Systems

Division 124. Power to Contract for Water Supply

Division 125. Construction of Wells and Waterworks by Cities and Villages

Division 126. Joint Construction of Water Supply

Division 127. Purchase or Lease of Waterworks

Division 128. Tax for Waterworks Purchase, Construction or Enlargement

Division 129. Waterworks Systems in Municipalities of Less Than 500,000

Division 130. Construction and Purchase of Waterworks

Division 131. Water Fund Tax in Cities

Division 132. Bettering Source of City Water Supply

Division 133. Waterworks Certificates of Indebtedness

Division 134. Water Filtration in Cities With 25,000 to 500,000 Inhabitants

Division 135. Joint Acquisition and Operation of Water Supply and Waterworks

Division 136. Joint Acquisition and Operation of Water and Sewage Systems

Division 137. Contract For, Purchase or Lease of Water and Sewerage Systems

Division 138. Locating Source of Water Supply Outside of Municipalities

Division 139. Combined Waterworks and Sewerage Systems

Division 140. Outlet Sewers Outside Municipal Boundaries

Division 141. Sewerage Systems and Abatement of Pollution From Industrial Wastes

Division 142. Sewage Treatment and Disposal

Division 143. City Sewerage Fund Tax

Division 144. Tax to Pay Defaulted Sewerage System Bonds

Division 145. Collection of Sewer Revenues by Operator of Waterworks System

Division 146. Contract for Collecting and Disposing of Sewage Originating Outside Municipality

Division 147. Sewage Disposal Contracts Between Certain Municipal Corporations

Division 148. Joint Construction of Sewage Plant With Out-of-state Municipality

Division 149. Extension of Municipal Water and Sewer Service Outside Corporate Limits

Division 150. Waterworks and Sewerage Connection Charge

Division 151. Municipality Relationship to Public Water District

Division 152. Municipal Insurance Availability Program

Last modified: February 18, 2015