All contractors performing work in the Village of River Forest must be licensed and bonded.
The following are required to receive a River Forest Contractor License:
- Completed Application
- Certificate of Insurance
- Original Surety Bond
- $100 Annual License Fee
Certificate of Insurance
Liability coverage limits:
- $1 million per occurence - general liability
- $2 million general aggregate
Evidence of Worker's Compensation is also required. If there is no worker's compensation license then a rider/waiver must be signed.
An original signed $25,000 surety bond (copies will not be accepted) must be submitted. Surety bonds must specify the trade for which the license and bond is sought (general contractor is not valid).