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Building Permits

Fake_Building_plans_Web(1)_WebThe Building Inspection staff is responsible for plan review, inspections, and Building Code enforcement.  The City contracts with Metro West Inspections and Lynn Paulson is the City's assigned Building Official.

  • To obtain a building permit application contact City Hall or see the link below.
  • Once completed, fax the application to 763-389-0993, e-mail to, or bring to City Hall.
  • To schedule a building inspection contact Metro West Inspections at 763-479-1720. Scheduling is not done through City Hall.
  • For all other Building Code/permit questions contact Lynn Paulson through Metro West Inspections at 763-479-1720.
  • Call Gopher State One 48 hours before you dig at 1-800-252-1166 Toll Free or log on to

NOTICE: The City Council has UPDATED some fees for 2023. Please see the attached Fee Schedule before sending in payment.