Impact Fee Program
Kane County’s Impact Fee Program operates in accordance with the Road Improvement Impact Fee Law of the State of Illinois (605ILCS 5/5-901 to et. seq.). The County’s Comprehensive Road Improvement Plan (CRIP) document includes an assessment of the roadway network, quantifies the anticipated new development upon which estimated improvements are based, identifies availaible funding souces, anticipated highway improvements and estimated costs. The CRIP and Impact Fee Ordinance regulate the administration of the program, the assessment and collection of fees and the suite of available discounts.
The Kane County Board approved an updated CRIP and Impact Fee ordinance and fee schedule on March 14, 2017. Approved copies of the Comprehensive Road Improvement Plan (CRIP) document and Ordinance 17-92-Impact Fees can be viewed by clicking the link below.
As required by State Law, the 2022 CRIP Update will begin later in 2020 with an anticipated completion of March, 2022.
Fee Assessment and Discounts
Fees for new development throughout Kane County are based upon the proposed use of the property and the associated trip generation for individual land uses contained on the property. The fee is calculated by staff based upon materials submitted by the developer. The Ordinance provides for the methodolgy used to calculate fees and also provides for various ways to reduce the fee due. Please reference the following sections of Ord 17-92 for more information about potential reduction in fees due:
Individual Assessments - Section 11 Individual Assessment of Impact
Impact Fee Credits – Section 12 Impact Fee Credit Agreements
Building Demolition Credits – Section 13 Demolition Credits
Exemptions – Section 17 Exemptions
Discount Program, Industrial Redevelopment, Transit Supportive Corridors – Section 18 Discounts
Impact Fee Application
The application contains all information needed to determine a Notice of Assessment (fee due). Please read the second page of the application as it contains important instructions on required materials that must be submitted to complete the application.
Fillable Impact Fee Application
The impact fee application can be filled out electronically and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact and Payment Information
We encourage you to contact our Impact Fee staff at 630-845-3798 or via email at email@example.com with any questions or to discuss the applicability of available fee reduction alternatives.
Fee Payment Location and Contact Information Sheet
Make an Online Payment - online payments are available by visiting the County's payment portal by clicking this link- Please click here