When is a building permit required?
Some examples of when a building permit is required include:
1) Any remodel or basement finish
2) Any new additions
3) New fences over 6 feet in height
4) Any change of use of the space
5) New decks and garden sheds over 200 square feet

Note: Smaller projects may be exempt by the Building Official. Please call 605-995-8433 for more information.

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1. Which building code does the city follow?
2. What does the city follow for plumbing and electrical codes?
3. When is a building permit required?
4. What is needed to obtain a building permit?
5. How are setbacks measured?