Savoy - The Village of Savoy is currently working towards creating and implementing a routine inspection process for rental property. The initial focus will be on commercial business structures and Savoy may eventually include the common areas of large residential rental structures.
Last month, the revised version of the vacant structures ordinance passed by a vote of 7-2 in Champaign. The dissenting votes came from Deborah Frank Feinen and Paul Faraci.
The ordinance requires an owner to submit a remediation plan and register the property on a nuisance vacant property list if a building meets one of the following criteria :
The entire ordinance can be found here.
Rental registration applications for the year have been mailed out to Urbana property owners. This program was established in 2007 and requires registration and fees for the following building types: