Building Permits & Inspections

No person shall commence or proceed with any of the following without first securing from the Planning and Inspections Department a zoning permit and sedimentation and erosion control plan approval, if applicable, any and all permits required by the State Building Code and any other applicable state and local laws:
  1. The construction, alteration, repair, removal, or demolition of any building or other structure;
  2. The installation, extension or general repair of any plumbing system;
  3. The installation, extension, alteration, or general repair of any heating or cooling system;
  4. The installation, extension, alteration, or general repair of any electrical wiring, devices, appliances, or equipment;
The permit shall be in writing and shall contain a provision that the work shall comply with the State Building Code and all other applicable state and local laws.

No person shall move any house or building upon or across the public streets or sidewalks without the written consent of the City Council and the deposit of a good and sufficient bond to cover damage done to such street or sidewalk or to any property.

Written Application


Written application shall be made for all permits required by this article and shall be made on forms provided by the Planning and Inspections Department. Such application shall be made by the owner of the building or structure affected or by his authorized agent or representative.

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