Permits

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Permit Center Temporarily Closed

In order to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and minimize infections, the Development Services Permit Center has been closed to walk in customers until further notice. We continue to accept permit applications and plans, and to provide all our services electronically. Our permitting process is 100% paperless. You can submit applications, upload plans and pay permit fees online at MyBuildingPermit.

Why You Need a Permit

The purpose of a building permit is to ensure that construction projects are aligned with local, state and federal codes, ultimately ensuring that minimum safeguards for public and private health, safety and welfare are met. Learn more about when a building permit is required.

Land use permits are issued to approve land development, designs and uses for future building construction. 

Utilities permits are required for water services, sewer and storm drainage connections and service upgrades.

Right of Way permits allow for work that affects public streets and property reserved for public utilities, sidewalks, bike paths and equestrian trails, as well as work adjoining public streets, such as residential driveways.

Projects that can require a permit include: 

We offer the following types of permits:

For information about permits issued by other departments, see: parks, residential parking, and business permit or license.  

Apply for permits and submit plans online
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Permit Processing
for Permit and Fee Information
Telephone
Business Hours
8 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays
10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesdays