310 BUILDING PERMITS
It shall be unlawful to commence the excavation for, or the construction of, or
to commence the moving, alteration, or demolition of any building including
accessory buildings, until the Administrative Officer has issued a building
permit for such work.
Building permits shall be required for all structures with a roof, as well as
walls, patios, and decks. Trees or shrubbery that are planted with in twenty
(20) feet of streets, roadways, or alleys will require a permit and must be in
conformity with Article 810-6.
No fee will be charged for permits involving trees or shrubbery. Dog houses
with less than
18 square feet of floor area and less than 4 feet in height
shall be exempt from building permit requirements, provided that all
required yards and set-backs for accessory buildings are maintained, and
provided that all dog houses with a related run or penned enclosures must
obtain a permit.
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