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Permits, Plan Checks and Fees

Permit Types


The Planning Division is often the first step in the permitting processes for residential and non-residential additions and new construction. There are three levels of review, which are based on the type of project proposed and the level of environmental review needed. The three processes are illustrated in the Permit Tracks handout.

Project Types: Residential Project Information; Non-Residential Project Information


The Building Division coordinates building permit review with several City departments and divisions. The reviewing departments/divisions varies based on the project proposed.Additional permits for other department may also be required, all of which are coordinated through the One-Stop Permit Center.

Project Types: Residential Project Information; Non-Residential Project Information



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