Building Services

About Us

The Building Department is responsible for the enforcement of building codes. This includes all steps from:

  • Building applications and permits
  • Final approval of all building construction projects within city limits
  • Enforcement of all zoning ordinances
  • Inspections to determine compliance with applicable codes
  • Issuance of Certificates of Occupancy
  • Investigating unlicensed businesses
  • Providing assistance to contractors and/or citizens regarding building codes
  • Provide information relating to flood plain maps

The building construction industry spans from century-old trades such as stone masonry to state-of-the-art materials and methods of computer-operated, high-efficiency appliances. To maintain proficiency in all areas of the challenging field of building construction, continuing education is a high priority that we take very seriously.