In an abundance of caution due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, Community Development is closed to most in-person services. 

The closure decision was made in consideration of the health of customers, employees and the community. We encourage our customers to use online services. Customers may contact staff by phone or email.   

In-person services

All in-person services at the Permit Center require an appointment. To schedule an appointment, email

Permit application submittal guidelines 

We are requesting all applicants to apply online prior to making their permit application appointment. 

Follow these guidelines:

Please do not upload documents for building or fire applications.

For new applications, revision submittal, or permit issuance, an appointment is required. Email us at to schedule your appointment. Important information will be emailed to you regarding your appointment. Please follow the directions in the email.

You will not be meeting with a staff member when submitting a new application or revisions. Separate appointments are required to apply for and to pick up your permit. 

Contact us

For a more timely and accurate response, provide detailed information such as the permit number, address, and/or parcel number.

Community Development 564.397.2375,
Building Safety 564.397.4912,
Weatherization 564.397.4068,
Development Engineering 564.397.4559,
Land Use Review
Permit Center 564.397.4078 
Wetland/Habitat Review 564.397.5855,