Soliciting Contributions

Overview

The complete requirements, rules and regulations regarding the solicitation of contributions within the City limits of Elmhurst are outlined in Chapter 31 of the City of Elmhurst Municipal Code.

The purpose of the Municipal Code governing solicitors is to prevent crime; to protect the health, safety, welfare and privacy of the City’s residents in their homes from unwanted disturbances and intrusions; and to ensure that the Police Department is aware of the number and identity of persons who will be soliciting, the geographical areas and time periods during which such activities will occur.