Building Inspection


  • Conduct building inspections to include structural adequacy, mechanical operation of installed equipment, electrical installation and safety, and plumbing layout and fixtures.
  • Determine zoning locations and appropriate setbacks.
  • Accept and approve applications for permits; examines specifications, blueprints, and plans to ensure code compliance.
  • Deal with public to answer questions regarding inspection procedures and applicable zoning ordinances. Answer questions concerning zoning requirements within stated zones.
  • Prepare statements of zoning certification for area businesses.
  • Maintain subdivision regulations and insure compliance of occupants.
  • Inspect roads, drainage structures and utilities in subdivisions.
  • Gather information on annexations.
  • Assist other departments with technical advice when needed for construction; provide reports as needed to County, State and federal agencies.