Know your Rights

The rules, laws and ordinances of Chicago, Illinois and the United States can be cumbersome, hard to understand and difficult to deal with. Hopefully these resources will help you understand. If you have any questions, please contact our office, we will be happy to assist you in any way we can. Don't forget about free Legal night every Monday at the Ward Office from 5-7pm!

Noise ordinance

Construction noise

Landscaping ordinance

Landlord and tenant ordinance

Immigrant rights

Know your rights guide

Noise, Public Nuisance and Lighting ordinances

Complaint Forms

Affordable Requirements Ordinance