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Information related to COVID-19 affecting Logan County IL.

Logan County Current Statistics

Logan County Department of Public Health

Memorial Health System  - Includes daily statistics for MHS and a COVID-19 Risk Screening

State of Illinois Coronavirus Website

Business Resources related to COVID-19  If you have questions about an event, procedures for your business, or questions relating to any of the Governor's Executive Orders, please contact the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

If you think you have been exposed to COVID‑19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider for medical advice.

COVID-19 Information


Form Name Description
FOIA Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) form used to obtain information from the City of Lincoln.
Basic Permit Single Family Dwellings and Structure Building Permit Application
Plan Examination and Building Permit  Application for Plan Examination and Building Permit
Demolition Permit Demolition Permit Application
Roofing Permit Roofing Permit Application
Street Break/Dirt Break/Dumpster Bond Request Request for Bond
Application Procedure for Building Permits  Procedure for Building Permits for 1 or 2 family dwellings (New, Alterations, & Additions)
Building Specification Checklist  A checklist for building specifications
Certificate of Appropriateness Application Historic Preservations Committee Appropriateness Application
City Council Petition Request to City County for Permit
City of Lincoln Sign Permit  Application or Sign Permit
Demolition Permit Application Application for Demolition Permit
Fence Permit Application  Application for a Fence Permit
Preliminary Plat Approval Application for Preliminary Plat Approval
Residential Planned Unit Development Application for Residential Planned Unit Development (R-3)
Single Family Dwelling Basic Building Permit  Application for Single Family Dwelling and Structure Building Permit
Rezoning Petition  Petition for Rezoning
Roofing Permit  Application for Roofing Permit
Driveway Permit  Application for Installation of a Driveway on a Public Right-of-Way
Commercial Building Permit  Application for Commercial Building Permit
Public Service Request Application for Construction of Sidewalk on City Property
Building Permit Fee Schedule Building Permit Fee Schedule


Completed Permit Applications may be dropped off at the Lincoln Municipal Services Building at 313 Limit St

or emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Information is available on the following sites:
Logan County Current Statistics

Memorial Health System  - Includes daily statistics for MHS and a COVID-19 Risk Screening

Local Business Resources
Logan County Department of Public Health
Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)
Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


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Wes Woodhall

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Lincoln, IL 62656




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