The Development Services Department, Permit and Inspection Division supports the city’s mission in the following ways:
Create value added service – The division’s processes facilitate and enhance the private construction investments being made in the community
Develop and organize for optimal performance – The division will cooperate with other city departments to ensure timely review of applications and completion of construction projects
Retain existing property values – Strict, yet fair, enforcement of building codes protects each individual’s property value and investment in the community
Increase commercial development – Streamlined processes facilitate timely development that benefits the city’s tax base and creates jobs for residents
Description of Operations
The Permits and Inspections Division is responsible for receiving applications, reviewing plans, and issuing permits for a variety of construction activities that require a permit per city ordinances. Examples of permits include building, plumbing, electrical, mechanical and major construction improvement permits.