Residential plan review assists customers who are constructing, remodeling, or altering a residential structure. Many different types of projects may require plan review approval and permitting prior to work commencing, including right of way construction permits.
A driveway permit is automatically created with every new detached single family building permit, mobile home installation permit or substantial single family remodel permit issued by Development Services.
Wind speed lines have changed because of the improved science (i.e. computer simulations). The updated maps are based on a new and more complete analysis of hurricane characteristics performed over the past 10 years.
Generally speaking, building permits are required if you are starting a new construction project, remodeling and planning to change the footprint of an original structure, or making any structural changes.