Excavation & Repair Forms


Excavations

Excavations in the City require an Excavation Permit from the Engineering Department.

Please follow these instructions when applying for a permit:

  • Download, print, and sign the required Excavation Permit
  • Read the Permit Conditions section included with the permit application
  • Include the $1,000 Right of Way Bond and Site Plans with the application 
  • Return the completed and signed application, right of way bond, and site plans along with the applicable fee. The Fee Schedule can be found in the application. 
    • If payment is by check, the completed and signed application, right of way bond, site plans, and check can be mailed or taken to the Engineering Office at the address shown below. Checks should be made payable to the City of Belleville. 
    • If payment is by credit card, the credit card information can be taken over the phone by calling the Engineering Office at the number shown below, or taken to the Engineering Office at the address shown below for processing. There is an additional credit card processing fee of 2.75% for each permit location.
  • Additional information can be found in Title XV: Chapter 158, beginning with Section 158.033 Street Excavations of the City Code of Ordinances. 

Engineering Department
407 East Lincoln St.
Belleville, IL 62220
Ph: 618-257-7649
Email: engineering@belleville.net

Repairs

Use the Report A Concern Form to report various concerns or to request repairs to city infrastructure, including the following:

  • Damaged curb/sidewalk
  • Intersection visibility
  • Loose/protruding manhole cover
  • Water leaking on roadway