When do I need a building permit?

A permit is required when an owner or authorized agent intends to do the following for any residential building, commercial building, structure, and facility:

  • Alter
  • Construct
  • Demolish
  • Enlarge
  • Move
  • Repair

As well as when they intend to repair, convert, alter, or remove any electrical, plumbing, and mechanical systems.

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1. I would like to install a (Deck, Fence, Shed, Pool). What is the process and what do I need to do to get a permit?
2. Can I pay my trash bill online?
3. Can I register online for recreation programs?
4. Are fees and applications available online?
5. Do you have a Township map for residents?
6. How do I report a street light not working?
7. How do I report downed wires?
8. How much trash/bulk items can I put out?
9. I have questions regarding my property tax. Who do I contact?
10. I have questions regarding the school district. Who should I contact?
11. My trash/recycling wasn't picked up, how do I report it?
12. Where can I drop off unused expired or unused, prescribed and over-the-counter medication?
13. How do I find information on street sweeping, snow plow, leaf collection?
14. What are your business hours?
15. When do I need a building permit?
16. When do the trash bills get mailed?
17. When is the swale (brush drop off location) open?
18. Where do I arrange my trash billing and pickup?
19. Where do I vote?