Choosing Permits

There are a variety of permits that must be obtained before your business or residence undergoes construction or alteration. If you have any questions while undergoing the application process or determining which application or applications may be required, please contact the Permits Department.

  • Building Permit: A building permit is required to build, construct, remodel, repair, demolish, remove or move any building or structure over 100 square feet. Examples include
    • additions
    • detached structures
    • fire damage repairs
    • foundation or structural repairs
    • renovations
    • retaining walls