Building Permits

Do I Need a Permit?
Type Building Fire
Asbestos Abatement Yes No
Attic Alteration or Remodel Yes No
Bathroom Remodel Probably No
Cuts to: Curb, Gutter, Sidewalk, Street/Alley Yes No
Burrowing: Into or Under roadway Yes No
Day Care Yes Yes
Deck Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Demolition Yes Yes
Door - New or Replacement Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Driveway - approach at curb Yes No
Electrical In most cases Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Fence Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Fireplace Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Hydrant Meter No Yes
Furnace Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Garage - New Construction Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Garage - Remodel Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
House - Addition Yes No
House - New Construction Yes No
Insulation No No
Landscaping No No
Mobile Home Placement Yes No
New Commercial Building Yes Yes
Plumbing or Mechanical Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Pool Yes No
Retaining Wall Yes No
Roof - Tear off shingles Yes No
Roof - New Yes No
Roof - Replace shingles Yes No
Sewer Tap Yes No
Shop, Metal - Larger than 120 square feet
Yes Yes - except 1 and 2 family homes
Sidewalk Yes No
Siding Yes No
Signs Yes No
Spa No No
Swimming Pool Yes No