Building and Development Services - (217) 345-5650

To administer and enforce all building, property and life safety codes and related laws, rules and regulations to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public. To provide the residents of the City of Charleston with trained and qualified inspectors to perform building inspections in an efficient and timely manner. To provide the highest level of customer service by a fully trained team dedicated to serving the public.

 Official Charleston Zoning Map


Steve Pamperin

City Planner

Alex Winkler
Code Enforcement/Assistant City Planner


Scott Gossett
Electrical Inspector 
and Permit Technician

Luke Edwards

Plumbing Inspector


520 Jackson Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920 ~ Phone 217-345-5650 ~ TTY 217-345-7517 ~ Fax 217-345-7554 ~