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Residential Building Permit Program

New single-family residential permits will be issued at a discounted rate of $2,000, beginning January 1, 2014.

The following details also apply:

  • Proof of bid solicitation from local contractors IS NOT required;
  • The $75 water meter deposit still applies;
  • The water district fee in certain subdivisions still applies;
  • Foundations must be completed within 30 days;
  • Final occupancy must be issued within one (1) year of issuance;
  • Permits cannot be assigned to another builder.

Building Permit Forms are available on-line:

Contractors should take this opportunity to update their occupation license.

Occupation license forms are on-line and may be be submitted to Shirley Zimmerman

If you have questions about the Building Permit Program, please contact David Pavlich by phone at 903-4731 or by email at, or Chad Coffelt, Building Inspector, by phone at 903-4736 or by email at

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