Building Inspection

Functions

The building official is responsible for issuing building permits and for the inspection of all construction in the City to ensure compliance with ordinances, building codes and applicable specifications.

Responsibilities

Duties of the building official include:

  • Issuing permits for buildings, plumbing, electrical and mechanical construction and for demolition, sign and fence permits
  • Reviewing plans for proposed buildings, building additions and building alterations or repairs to verify zoning compliance, building and fire code compliance, conformity with all City ordinances and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (in conjunction with the Water / Wastewater, Electrical and Engineering departments)