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Zoning Lawsuit

Zoning Ordinance

A property owner can file suit after a zoning decision.

(a) Any decision by the corporate authorities of any municipality, home rule or non-home rule, in regard to any petition or application for a special use, variance, rezoning, or other amendment to a zoning ordinance shall be subject to de novo judicial review as a legislative decision, regardless of whether the process in relation thereto is considered administrative for other purposes.

65 ILCS 5/11-13-25