Review Timelines

Construction is up all over the metropolitan area so building departments are busy! Please schedule enough time for a plan review to keep your project on track.

Beginning Tuesday, January 23, 2024, a Building Plans Analyst will be available Tuesdays from 9am to 12pm and Thursdays from 1pm to 4pm for homeowers who need assistance with building permits.  Some permits for homeowners may be available for same-day review and issuance.

Typical plan review times are as follows:

New House – Custom or New Model - 5 to 6 weeks for first comments  

New House – Master Plan - 5 to 6 weeks for first comments

New House w/Approved Master Plan - 4 to 5 weeks

New Commercial –  5 to 6 weeks for first comments

Tenant Finish - 3 to 4 weeks for first comments

Residential Additions and Remodels – 2 to 3 weeks for first comments 

Basement Finish  - 1 to 2 weeks

Exterior Residential - decks, covered patios, pergolas, gazebo, etc. - 1 to 2 weeks

Solar PV Systems - 1 week

Signs - 1 to 2 weeks

Windows - 1 to 2 weeks 

Water Heaters, Furnaces & A/C's - 3 to 4 days

Re-Roofs - 3 to 4 days

Estimated times above are goals, but are not guaranteed!