Department Applications

NOTE:   When submitting an online application all line items with an asterisk (*) are required.  The system will only be able to submit those applications which have all asterisk items filled out.

PDF & Online Applications

Download an Application
Submit Online an Application
Application Fee(s)
Per Application
Fence Application
$0 Residential
$20 Commercial/Industrial
Sign Application
$20 Residents
$20 Contractors
Property Inquiry Application
$TBD Residents
$TBD Contractors
Project Intake Application
$TBD Residents
$TBD Contractors

Ribbon Cutting Application
$0.00 No Charge

Mural Application
$TBD Residents 
$TBD Contractors
This department only accepts checks sent by US Postal Mail delivery to the address listed below:

Acceptable forms of payment are:         Cashiers Check, Money Orders, and company checks  
All fees are payable to:                                  City of East Chicago
Mail payments to:                                             Planning & Economic Development Department
                                                                                     City of East Chicago
                                                                                     4525 Indianapolis Boulevard, Lower Level
                                                                                      East Chicago, IN 46312
Any questions, please call offices at:     (219) 391-8205 M-F (8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)