The City Council approved Ordinance 16-022 on October 17, 2016. The ordinance, which went into force on October 31, 2016, aligns City code with the State of Illinois plumbing code. All establishments involved in the preparation of food for commercial purposes shall provide grease interceptors or traps (as required by State code). The full ordinance is attached below, along with an information document put together by the Zoning Office.

If you would like to learn more about fats, oils and grease management, click here to see information prepared by the National Restaurant Association.

If you would like a grease trap maintenance log for your business, please click here.

If you have any questions, please contact the Zoning Office at (309) 734-7590.

Download this file (ORDINANCE_6_022_v2.pdf)Ordinance 16-022[PDF Document]82 kB
Download this file (Grease_Trap_info.pdf)Grease Trap Info[PDF Document]314 kB