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Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have a copy of the plot plan / site plan for my property?
What are the building requirements for a particular zone?
What is the height restriction for a building and how is it measured?
Does a deck need to abide by setback requirements?
What are the regulations for railings on a deck or porch?
Do I need a permit to erect a fence?
Do I need a permit to erect a shed?
Do I need a permit to install a pool?
What will I need to submit in order to obtain a building permit to raze and reconstruct a dwelling?
If I plan to remodel my home and I live in the Federal Flood Plain will I need to elevate my dwelling in order to meet FEMA Regulations?
When will I need to call for inspections?
Will I need to be home for my inspection?
What will I need in order to obtain a Certificate of Occupancy?
What will I need to submit in order to obtain a building permit to demolish a structure?