Do I need a permit for a shed or accessory structure?

Accessory structures over a certain size do require a building permit. All accessory structures require completing and filing the accessory structure questionnaire so we can determine the placement and location is compliant with City Ordinances and does not obstruct easements. Please visit our webpage about accessory structures to learn more about the requirements.

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1. Can I add a pipe along the ditch in the front of my yard?
2. Can I have a Short Term Rental (STR) in my home?
3. Can I install another driveway access point at my house?
4. How can I see what is being constructed or proposed developments in an area?
5. Do I need a permit for a temporary ad banner in front of my business?
6. Do I need a permit for a shed or accessory structure?
7. Do I need a permit to install a fence?
8. Do retaining walls require a building permit?
9. How do I know if I need a permit?
10. How do I know if my permit is still valid?
11. Can I check the status of my permit?
12. Where can I locate my property lines?
13. Who approves building modifications if I live in a Historic District?
14. Who maintains the stormwater ditches?
15. Where can I obtain copies of building permits for my property?