Emergency Permits

Who can use this service?

The service may be used by anyone that needs to perform immediate work in order to remedy an emergency situation. The situation must be sudden and unexpected, and the work must be necessary to prevent or mitigate loss or damage to life, health, property, or essential public services.

Is there a charge for this service?

Please refer to the Department of Planning & Building Fee Schedule for application fees.

PLEASE NOTE: the applicant will also be responsible to apply for the required permit within sixty (60), including payment of the fees associated with that permit.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.


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