Construction and Neighborhood Services 


Community and Economic Development

The Community and Economic Development Department's overall mission is to protect and promote the health, welfare, safety and quality of life of McHenry citizens, property owners, visitors and commercial interests through the development and implementation of the City's adopted ordinances and policies - particularly those pertaining to the enforcement of building and construction codes, zoning, property maintenance compliance, land use approvals, business retention and recruitment and expansion of the tax base.

    Contact Us
  • Phone: 815-363-2170
  • Fax: 815-363-2173
  • 333 South Green Street (2nd Floor)
  • McHenry, Illinois 60050
  • Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
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  • Director, Economic Development - Doug Martin
  • Director, Community Development - Ross Polerecky
  • Administrative Assistant - Dorothy Wolf

  • Commercial Superintendent - Ryan Schwalenberg
  • Residential Superintendent - William Regner
  • Plumbing Inspector - Guy Smale
  • Code Compliance Inspector - Jean Headley
  • Administrative Assistant - Peggy Vlcek
  • Office Assistant - Julia Heil