Residential Permits

Townhomes in Winter

Repairs Not Requiring Permits

Permits are not required for ordinary repairs or the following types of work:
  • Roof shingle replacement
  • Siding installation or replacement
  • Fences
  • Residential play ground equipment
  • Window replacement (as long as there are no opening size changes to the bedroom or basement windows)
  • Door replacements
  • Finished basements (as long as there is no structural work)
  • Any work on grade patio's
  • Sidewalks
  • Deck floor board replacement only (deck floor boards do not include guardrails or the supporting structure such as posts, beams or floor joists)


Decks less than 30 inches above grade, detached accessory structures (such as sheds, carports or garages) less than 1,000 sq. feet and agricultural buildings are required to obtain a zoning permit, however, are not required to obtain a building permit.


Any Swimming Pool capable of containing greater than 24 inches of water (whether permanent, portable or inflatable) must obtain a building permit and meet safety barrier requirements.

Residential Permits

Fee Pricing

  • Single Family, Additions and Garages (Gross Living Area): $0.25 Sq. Ft.
  • Zoning Permits: $30
  • Occupancy Permits:$30
  • Minimum Residential Permit: $40

Charges for Return Inspections

The 2nd time/return for an inspection is free. However, starting on the 3rd visit for the same inspection, a $25 fee will be charged per return visit until the item passes.

Please contact the Administrative Assistant to determine which sewer-tap application to use.