Community Development

Building and Safety


Due to wait times increasing for walk-in customers,
the Permit Center encourages you to schedule an appointment online.

Department Launches Virtual Meeting Service for General Building Project Information;
Real-Time, 1-on-1 Video Sessions Now Available With Permit Center Staff 
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Building and Safety Bureau Service Updates
The daily building inspection schedule is now available online! View your appointment window. Beginning Monday, April 3, 2023, the Bureau will fully transition to paperless internal operations. Customers will receive fee payment receipts and inspection job cards via email.

For customer convenience, applications and materials will be accepted as DIGITAL PDF FILES on a USB DEVICE (also known as a flash/thumb drive or memory stick)

Our building and safety experts work to ensure the safety of our residents, businesses and visitors by making sure that buildings are in compliance with all state and local building codes and standards. We offer a variety of services that include our Development Permit Center, engineering/plan review and building inspection teams. The Permit Center on the City Hall 2nd Floor is open for all in-person services. Walk-in customers welcomed, but appointments are highly encouraged to help minimize wait times and best serve customers.