The Village of Lansing Building Department also provides Health Inspections for restaurants, delis, fast food operations, retail food stores, nursing homes and day care centers serving hot food.

Inspections are made on a timely basis.

Critical violations relating to food preparation, that pose a threat are addressed immediately.

New food establishments are required to have plans reviewed by the Health Department and Building Commissioner prior to opening. 

The department works closely with Cook County and the state of Illinois regarding issues for prevention and control of West Nile Virus, communicable diseases, various molds and rodent infestation.