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Building Permits

To obtain a permit for both residential and commercial uses, simply download the forms below or give us a call and we will be happy to provide you with the necessary forms. Permits are $10.00

Building Permits

Zoning Ordinance ( PDF / 230 KB )

Building Permit Application ( PDF / 274 KB )

Building Permit Definitions ( DOCX / 18 KB )

Checklist for Building Permit ( PDF / 356 KB )

Demolition Asbetos Notification ( PDF / 48 KB )

Demolition Permit ( PDF / 198 KB )

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the process for getting a building permit?

Take a moment to read all required information provided. Then print and fill out the building permit application form and return to city hall along with your site plan and permit fee.  Should you have any additional questions, please feel free to give us a call or send us an email at  We will be happy to help you.