What Do I Need Permits For?

For residential construction:
  • New construction of a primary residence
  • Expansion of a primary residence (air-conditioned space/increase in sq ft)
  • New electrical work done by a contractor that involves new electrical service or a new meter
  • New Septic systems
  • All wastewater plumbing work done by a contractor for residences attached to the city’s wastewater collection system
  • Placing or moving a new or used mobile home on a residential lot
  • Moving or placing a culvert
  • Fences
  • Pools
  • Storage buildings/workshops

This is not an all-inclusive list and is meant to cover the majority of permit applications. If you have further questions regarding permits, please contact the permits department at city hall.