Building Department

The Building Department is dedicated to safeguarding health, property, and the public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, quality of materials, use and occupancy, location, and maintenance of all properties, buildings and structures defined by the City’s Code of Ordinances. The department accomplishes this through educating and assisting citizens through teamwork, expertise, and communication in an ethical and professional manner.

New Fee Schedule Effective January 1, 2023

Please Note: Effective January 1, 2023 the building permit fee schedule will change. Please click here to see the updated schedule.

Post-Flood Building Information

For properties or structures within the 100-year regulatory floodplain:

For properties or structures outside the 100-year regulatory floodplain:

  • Building permits must be obtained to repair damage caused by a flood or any other source of damage.

WATCH NOW: Flood Rebuilding Q&A

If you have questions about flood-related issues such as FEMA assistance, permitting and inspection needs, federal flood insurance, and more, check out the video below.