Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What you can do depends upon the “Zoning” your property falls under. The term Zoning defines allowable land use. Zoning regulations are intended to protect existing land uses and make sure that uses are compatible with each other and that there is available public facilities and services. For additional information on zoning and the City's Zoning Ordinance, Click Here.

The customer submits 2 sets of plans to the Building Permit Department along with a completed Building Permit Application. Staff will review the form for completeness and you will be assessed a permit and/or plan check fee. A certificate of Occupancy is only issued AFTER there is an approval from, Building, Zoning, City Engineer and the Fire Marshal. Click Here for additional information on the process for obtaining a construction permit.

Use the check-lists below to ensure you have the appropriate documentation to proceed.

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