How do I know if I need a permit?

Development Services works to safeguard public health, safety, and property through the plan check, permit, and inspection processes. To find out if a permit is needed for your building, electrical, plumbing, or mechanical project, go to the Building Codes page or contact us at 931-560-1560

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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?