When are Building Permits required?

Building/Zoning permits are needed for the following:

  • New Building
  • Addition to Building/Exterior Alteration
  • Basement Conversion to Living Space
  • Roof Addition
  • Conversion of Dwelling
  • Razing or Moving Building
  • Accessory Building, Shed, Fence
  • Sign
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Enclosed Porch
  • Swimming Pools - in Ground or Above Ground
  • Decks
  • Commercial/Industrial Interior Alterations

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1. When are Building Permits required?
2. What are the restrictions for sheds?
3. Where can a fence be located on your property?
4. What are the height restrictions for a fence?
5. What are the requirements for an Above Ground Pool?
6. Do I need a permit for an Inflatable Pool?
7. What is required for In Ground Pools?
8. What are the requirements for a Basement conversion to living space?
9. Who can I contact with questions regarding building inspections?
10. Who do I contact regarding permits?
11. Who do I contact regarding zoning questions?
12. How close can a driveway be to the property line?
13. How close to the property line can I plant trees and shrubs?
14. Am I responsible for my neighbor's tree branches that encroach onto my property?
15. What is meant by Township Right-of-Way?
16. What can I do regarding Grading/Water run-off problems on my property?