Building Permits & Resources

  1. Stormwater Management Escrow

    The Stormwater Management Escrow is a new requirement effective Jan. 1st, 2021 that is meant to ensure compliance with the permit’s approved Stormwater Management Plan; and thus, the City Stormwater Policy. Read on...
  2. Temporary Certificate of Occupancy permit for New Homes

    During the period of June 1st through October 15th, Temporary Certificate of Occupancy permits for new homes are $110 for every 30 days. Read on...
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Apply for Building Permits online at ePermits.

City Hall is open to the public. Please contact the Building Inspections Division at 952-826-0372 with any questions or read our FAQs.

Note About Demolitions

Contact Hennepin County at to schedule a pre-demolition inspection to ensure regulated materials are removed prior to demolition per Hennepin County Ordinance 7 paragraph 2.07 B. To learn more, visit Hennepin County - Construction and Demolition Waste for Contractors

To help divert waste from landfills, Hennepin County has grants available to homeowners and developers to deconstruct buildings to salvage building materials rather than demolish them.