Permits are required to erect, construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert or demolish any building or structure. If you are unsure if the work you would like to do may need a permit please call or email the Building Inspector.
General Building Project/Systems
Additions (bedrooms, bathrooms, family rooms)
Decks, garages, fences, fireplaces, swimming pools, water heaters)
Renovations (garage conversions, finishing the basement, kitchen expansions, reroofing, siding) If you are not sure please call.
Plumbing systems HVAC (heating, ventilating and air conditioning) systems
Electrical systems (Note: A Building Permit from the City does not include electrical wiring. A separate request for an Electrical Inspection Form (plus required fees) must be submitted to the Board of Electricity at or before the start of any electrical installation.)
Samples of Specific Project Types
Additions to a house or garage
Building a deck or porch
Construction a new home
Installing a fireplace, chimney or wood stove
Installing a furnace, air conditioner or mechanical ventilation system