Chief Building Official: Dave Houston
Building Inspector: Brad Carlile
Building Technician: Barbara Johnson

The Building Division is responsible for reviewing building plans to ensure compliance with the International Building Codes.

CODES CURRENTLY BEING ENFORCED

CODES CURRENTLY BEING ENFORCED

  • 2015 IBC
  • 2015 IRC
  • 2015 IPC
  • 2015 IMC
  • 2015 IFGC
  • 2015 IECC
  • 2014 NEC

WHAT REQUIRES A BUILDING PERMIT?

WHAT REQUIRES A BUILDING PERMIT?

ALL NEW CONSTRUCTION

  • Single Family Homes (including condos and apartments)
  • Commercial Buildings    
  • Additions/remodels
  • Garages/Carports
  • Accessory Buildings
  • Sheds >200 sq.ft.
  • Basements finish
  • New  signs for commercial buildings
  • Swimming pools and pool houses
  • Retaining wall >4ft from bottom of footing
  • Fences >6ft height from bottom of footing
  • Porches/decks
  • Any modification or alteration of plumbing, heating or electrical system
EMERGENCY SITUATIONS  CAN BE REPAIRED AND SECURE BUILDING PERMIT NEXT DAY.

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING IN TO APPLY FOR A BUILDING PERMIT?

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING IN TO APPLY FOR A BUILDING PERMIT?

FOR ALL NEW RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION

  • (1) Paper set of plans
  • (1) Electronic copy of plans and engineering
  • Site plan to a scale
  • Structural  engineering plan review
  • Gas line layout with pipe sizes called out
  • Heat loss analysis
  • SWPPP (storm water pollution prevention plan)
  • Plan submittal fee         
  • Contractor license number or owner builder form available at office

FOR MOST OTHER TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION

  • (2) Sets of plans to scale
  • Wall section
  • All rebar size, spacing and length
  • Site plan
  • Any other details pertaining to specific job

BUILDING PLAN SUBMITTAL FEE IS DUE AT TIME OF PERMIT SUBMITTAL

  • New single family - $250
  • New commercial - $500
  • Commercial remodel/TI - $250
  • All others - $75
  • Submittal fee is applied towards cost of the building permit
BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION  IS AVAILABLE UNDER PERMIT SECTION AND CAN BE FILLED OUT PRIOR TO SUBMITTING

 


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