Permits that residents and homeowners need in order to build or make renovations to their property.
Homeowner responsibility acknowledgment
Residential deck help and guide
Encroachment Agreement Procedures
Call Before You Dig
Kentucky’s “Call Before You Dig” law requires everyone who digs to contact Kentucky 811 at least two full business days before starting a project.
Call or visit kentucky811.org to schedule the marking of utilities or for answers to specific question
A list of permits and instructions for obtaining permits.
Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU)
Residential Accessory Structures, Detached Garages, Storage Sheds, and Detached Decks
Residential deck additions
Residential new construction
Residential paving and private walkways
Fences & retaining walls
Solar installation projects
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