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Posted on: April 3, 2019

New Permit Fee Schedule Adopted

City Council has adopted a new permit fee schedule.  The new fees effect all types of permits and are effective immediately.

Contractors should expect higher fees for remodels, accessory structures, and commercial and multi-family construction. &a...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Oak Wilt Information Workshop to be held

Development Services will host an Oak Wilt Workshop for General Contractors, Tree Trimming Contractors, and Property Owners on April 18.  Topics will include Oak Wilt identification, how it spreads, prevention, & the City's new Tree Trimming ...

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Contractor's Corner News Updates
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Immediate Backflow Prevention Measures Required at all Construction Sites

The description of temporary water connections is - any connection to City Water that is available to construction sites for use on a construction project.  If a construction site has any construction activity present, the availability of water i...

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Contractor's Corner News Updates
Posted on: July 27, 2018

City Council Denies Amendment to Construction Work Hours

At the last regular meeting of City Council, a proposed amendment to the Ordinance regarding construction work hours was proposed.  The proposed change included designating certain City Holidays as days when construction could not occur. &nbs...

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Contractor's Corner News Updates
Posted on: July 27, 2018

City Council Adopts 2015 Building Codes

At the last regular meeting of City Council, an Ordinance amendment to adopt newer building codes was presented.  Council voted to adopt the 2015 IBC, IRC, IFC, IMC, IPC, and IFGC.  Also adopted was the 2014 NEC.  The adoption o...

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