The Building Division provides a variety of services, including inspections, safety standards and permits.  Working closely with the Planning Department, Development Engineering, Public Works, Fire, Police and Finance we want ensure we offer the best care and service to our community.  Your business is our top priority. The Building Division issues building permits and performs plan checks and inspections for Building, Plumbing, Mechanical and Electrical permits.  Our permit process ensures the safety of the general public and tenant occupants with in the City.  

Hours of Operation

The Building Division hours of operations are as follows;

8:30 a.m. - Noon. - Walk-in visits to the Building Counter are accepted for processing over the counter permits; such as water heater changeouts, HVAC changeouts, minor pluming repairs, solar permits and window changeouts (if Planning staff is available).

1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Appointments required to guarantee that appropriate staff will be available for larger projects requiring plan submittal; such as New Construction, Tenant Improvements, Additions and Remodels and resubmittals on existing projects..  Please schedule an appointment by contacting the Community Services Department
Inspection Services

All building permit inspections are done by appointment only. All inspections must be scheduled 24 hours in advance by contacting the Permit Clerk. If you are unsure whether or not your project requires a permit, please contact the Building Division.

Resolution number 2014-80 (PDF), adopted by the City Council on December 9, 2014 established the fee schedule for building permits (PDF), effective February 7, 2015.