Building Department

Departmental Functions:

  • Permitting – Includes the collection of fees, processing of requests for permits and inspections, and providing information to the public.
  • Plans examination – Includes the review of plans and related construction documents for minimum code compliance prior to permit issuance.
  • Inspection – Includes verification that structures are built in accordance with the approved plans, construction codes and within the scope of the permit.If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact the Zoning and Development Coordinator by email or by phone at 770-487-4038 ext. 108.

Guiding Principles:

  • Place the public’s welfare above all other interests and recognize that the chief function of government is to serve the best interest of all the people.
  • Demonstrate integrity and honesty in all transactions and constantly strive for excellence in all matters of ethical conduct.
  • Recognize the continuing need for developing improved safety.
  • Maintain professional competence in all areas of employment responsibility.
  • Enforce the construction codes with fairness and impartiality.

Homeowner/Builder Resource Guides:

Residential Home Permit Process (Builders please read)

New Commercial Construction Permit Process (Builders please read) 




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