The department includes; the Building Official, whose primary responsibilities are code administration, building related plan reviews, and site inspections; the Fire Marshal, whose primary responsibilities are fire related plan reviews, fire safety inspections, and site inspections; and the Zoning Administrator, whose primary responsibilities are determining zoning compliance and code enforcement.
Permits are required before most construction-related projects may begin. If you are unsure whether a project requires a permit, or don't know which permits are required, contact the Inspections Department at 507-616-7400 or at [email protected] for assistance.
Schedule an Inspection
To schedule inspections, contact the Inspections Department at 507-616-7400 or fill out the form below. Please allow 24 hours for inspections for increased chances of availability.