Building, Zoning, Planning and Codes

The City’s Building Department consists of a Building Inspector/Codes Enforcement Officer. This department is responsible for monitoring and inspection of all residential and commercial construction in accordance with the 2012 International Building Code and City Code. This department is also responsible for receiving and monitoring the abatement of nuisance complaints of residential and commercial properties.

The City's Planning Department consists of a Planner/Community Development Director. This department is responsible for administering annexation petitions, rezoning requests, preliminary and final plat approvals, and site plan approvals. This department is also responsible for enforcing city zoning and subdivision regulations and for maintaining plans of new developments.

List of accepted codes:

2012 International Building Code
2012 International Residential Code for One and Two Family Dwellings
2012 International Existing Building Code
2012 International Fire Code
2012 International Mechanical Code
2012 International Plumbing Code
2012 International Fuel Gas Code
2012 International Property Maintenance Code
2009 International Energy Conservation Code
2011 National Electric Code