The Building Official is available for inspections Monday through Thursday from 9 AM to 5 PM and till noon on Friday. Currently, all Friday inspections are conducted by a third party vendor. The Building Official is also available for telephone calls and appointments Monday through Thursday from 7 AM to 6 PM, if anyone requires additional information. The Development Services Administrative Assistants are available Monday through Thursday from 7 AM to 6 PM to accept new Building Plan Submittals, receive inspection requests and to provide general information about permitting procedures.
Inspections must be requested one business day prior to the actual date of the inspection by 4:30 PM. The project must be ready to inspect when the inspector or Building Official arrives at the job site. A re-inspection fee will be charged in accordance with the Fee Schedule for any project that is incomplete at the time the inspection is requested, if the building is locked or if the inspector is unable to gain access to the job site. The re-inspection fees increase for all secord or subsequent attempts. The re-inspection fee must be paid before any further inspections can be scheduled.
Scheduled inspections must be requested as designated or otherwise desribed in the Code of Ordinances or other documents distributed or published by the department. Inspections must be scheduled by the Contractor or property owner only. Inspection requests may be faxed, emailed, called or scheduled through My Government Online. Special inspections such as Temporary Power, Mechanical Power, Grinder Pump, Piers, Multi-Stage Foundations, Retaining Walls or Driveways may be requested as needed during the project.