Planning and Codes

Important Information

ARPC 2023-24 Submittal Calendar_Page_1

Do I need a Building Permit: New Construction; Demolition; Deck Installation; Addition; etc.

Planning Services

  1. Coordination with Development Projects

Staff coordinates all non-residential site development projects, including those for multi-family dwelling units, from start to finish. Projects are guided by facilitating a Development Review Team made up of departmental staff representing planning, building codes, fire, engineering, electric and new service. Upon completion of a project, and having satisfied departmental requirements, a certificate of occupancy will be issued by the building official or codes enforcement officer.

  1. Review of Zoning and Land Use
  1. Review of Subdivision Requests
  1. Review of Site Plans
  1. On-Site Inspections
  1. Review of Signage
  1. Review of Annexation Requests and Special Exceptions
  1. Preparation of Community Plans

Codes Services

  1. Assistance to Citizens

Staff assists customer’s with questions regarding new construction, additions, repairs, remodeling, walk-through and permitting procedures; provides information regarding foundation surveys, elevation certificates for floodplain areas, and permitting procedures for construction of principal and accessory structures, including swimming pools, decks, fences and accessory structures; investigates citizen complaints regarding overgrown lots, housing conditions, abandoned vehicles and procedures for compliance thereof.

  1. Issuance of Permits
  1. Inspections
  1. Residential Construction
  1. Adopted Codes
  1. Notification of Complaint
  1. Overgrown Lots and Vehicles on Private Property