Building Permit

A Building Permit is required to erect, construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert or demolish any building or structure.

Special Notes
Persons must:
  1. File an application identifying the work to be covered by the permit
  2. Provide a description, preferable by street address
  3. Indicate the intended use; include plans, diagrams and specifications, as required by the Building Official
    1. Issuance of a Building Permit requires site plan approval on all new buildings and additions

All construction or work for which the permit is required is subject to inspection by the Building Official. The applicant is responsible for contacting the Community Development Department at appropriate intervals of construction.

Permit is usually granted in 2 to 5 days dependent on type of construction and size.

Contact Community Development at 515-961-9430.


Fill out the online Building Permit Application.