Welcome to Our Community!

Located in north central Ilinois within the Rock River Valley Region. Belvidere and Boone County are rich in history and agriculture. There is a farm or field around almost every bend the peaceful pastures remind you of years gone by but on the new horizon you will see the smart growth for future development needs. Boone County is well known for one of the largest fairs in the State of Illinois held in the early part of Augusteach year. Belvidere and Boone County supports it’s parks and nature areas as well as it’s industry. Please stop and check us out we welcome your visit.

City of Belvidere

401 N. Whitney Blvd - Belvidere, IL 61008
Ph: 815-544-2612

Boone County Administration

1212 Logan Ave - Belvidere, IL 61008
Ph: 815-547-4770

Growth Dimensions - Economic Development for Belvidere and Boone County

401 N. Whitney Blvd - Belvidere, IL 61008
Ph: 815-547-4252

Community Building Complex of Boone County

111 W. 1st Street - Belvidere, IL 61008
Ph: 815-547-3928

Belvidere Park District

1006 W. Lincoln Ave - Belvidere, IL 61008
Ph: 815-547-5711

Boone County Conservation District

603 N Appleton Road - Belvidere, IL 61008
Ph: 815-547-7935

Boone Count Council on Aging

2141 Henry Luckow Lane - Belvidere, IL 61008
Ph: 815-544-9893

Financial/ Book keeping resources

Boone County Fair Association

Boone County Fairgrounds are privately owned by the Granges of Boone County
Fairgrounds located at Hwy Rte 76 & Bus Rte 20

** If you are located in one of the following municipalities please contact the local office /number also.

Candlewick Lake:

Construction projects must be approved by Candlewick Lake Association before the County can issue a permit. (Roofing permits excluded.)
Please be sure to bring your Candlewick approved site plan and Candlewick hard card (blue card) with you to your Boone County Permit appointment. Candlewick Lake Association Phone.........815-339-0500.


All permits within the village limits are now issued by Independent Inspections. Please contact the village hall for more information or for information on zoning.
Capron Village Hall ..................................815-569-2351
250 W. Main Street - Capron, IL 61012


All permits within the village are issued by the Village Clerk.

Empower Boone (Food Pantry)

Located in Capron, IL
Ph: 815-569-1571

Poplar Grove:

All permits within the village limits are issued by the Village President or Clerk Village Hall of Poplar Grove - 200 Hill Street - Poplar Grove, IL 61065
Mailing Address is PO Box 1 - Poplar Grove, IL 61065 - Phone: 815-765-3201

Timberlane (Village of) :

Zoning is conducted by Boone County Building & Zoning Dept.
Boone County Building Department 815-544-6176

Breathing Easy in Boone County

The State of Illinois is now SMOKE FREE Indoors or Outside within 15-feet of Entrance Pursuant to the Smoke-Free Illinois Act 95-0017