WHEN DO I NEED A PERMIT?
Any owner or authorized agent who intends to construct a single-family dwelling, two family dwelling, multi-family dwelling, room addition or extension, garage or carport, fence, porch or deck, patio or breezeway; storage building (any size), retaining wall (any size), all concrete work for future construction, all remodeling work or rehabilitation that requires replacement or changing of load bearing wall, electrical, rafter change, plumbing, heating and air conditioning, floor, door, or stairs.
All new commercial construction; any extension, addition, rehabilitation, or remodeling to the interior or the exterior of a commmercial building.
A business license is required for all
contractors doing business in the City of De
HOW TO APPLY FOR A BUILDING PERMIT
A building permit application may be obtained from City Hall, Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. The building permit application along with the required information must be submitted to the Building Inspector for approval.
PERMIT COST: April 1, 2010
Commercial 29 cents per sq. ft.
Residential 29 cents per sq. ft.
Re-Inspections $51.50 (over 6)
All Other Permits $25.00 minimum (non-refundable)
**The fee increases annually April 1st by 3 Read more....
The Building Division is dedicated to public safety in the built environment through professionalism in code administration, plan review, inspections and to effectively provide he community with a responsive and user friendly level of service in the issuance of building permits.
We place a level of duty
commensurate with the life safety responsibility to
protect the general public by adopting construction
codes and standards, issuance of permits to
construct to approved plans, provide on-site
inspections and maintain training programs that
provides a staff that is competent, responsive and
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