Building Permits

Residential ConstructionThe Building Official issues new single-family residential construction and permits to remodel or for additional space.

Commercial ConstructionMulti-family residential buildings and commercial structures fall under this category whether for new construction or for remodeling of existing buildings.

Sign PermitsPermits are issued in order to mount signs on the side of a building, as a monument, on a pole, or free-standing with post supports.

Over-the-Counter PermitsSeveral types of permits can be issued at the time of application. Over-the-Counter Permits are issued between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. and between 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m..

Construction work involving the following activities may be eligible for an Over-the-Counter permit:

  • Re-roofing
  • Re-wiring electrical service panels and outlets
  • Mechanical (refurbishing heating and cooling units)
  • Re-siding
  • Plumbing
Further InformationTo assist you in submitting an application to the City, please refer to the requirements listed on each of the applications. If you have any questions, please contact us at (707) 725-7600.