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Welcome to Zoning Department

The Henderson County Zoning office is responsible for Zoning and Floodplain ordinances in the unincorporated areas of the county and the Village of Gulfport.  The Zoning Department issues building permits, assists residents with zoning requests, questions, applications for variances/rezoning and special use permits, as well as investigating complaints regarding zoning violations and overseeing regulations.  This department works with the Zoning Board of Appeals.

Applications for building permits are available in the zoning office or a request can be made for an application to be mailed or emailed to you.

Contact Us

Cindy Rhinehart
Zoning/Floodplain Officer


Henderson County Zoning
Henderson County Courthouse
P.O. Box 308
Oquawka, IL 61469

Phone: (309) 867-2780
Mobile: (309) 299-3457

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm