Building a Barn


Building a Barn Checklist

  • Mark location and size of requested barn and paddock on a copy of a current survey of your property. Also note any changes to the grade or removal of vegetation.
  • Determine the style, color and materials of the barn.
  • Review the initial concept with the Building Commissioner, ARC Member, PCZBA Member and Village Manager in a pre-application meeting.
  • Present plans in ARC meeting and adjust based on feedback (if necessary).
  • Submit final landscaping plan to the Village if required by the ARC.
  • Village will contact you when the Building Permit is ready and advise you of your fees.
  • Have surveyor or general contractor locate and mark property setbacks. Call JULIE to mark for conflicting utilities.
  • Begin construction.
  • Call for all required inspections when ready.
  • Install landscaping if required by the ARC.
  • When project is finished, call for a final inspection, also review with Village Manager or Building Commissioner.
  • Have your surveyor revise your plat of survey to include the new barn and submit a copy to the Village.