Building Department

Building Permits

Building Permits are required for all building construction including but not limited to accessory structures, additions, decks, pools, and sheds. Contact Dave Biggert, 440-423-4405 x127, to obtain a building permit.

There is a $100 fee for plan review. A construction permit fee of $2.00 per square foot ($100.00 minimum) with a construction guarantee deposit of $1.00 per square foot ($100.00 minimum) is required at the time of obtaining a permit. For uninhabited structures, the construction permit fee is $0.50 per square foot ($100.00 minimum) with a construction guarantee deposit of $1.00 per square foot (minimum).

An authorized permit is valid for 6 months and work must be started within this period. All work must be completed within 2 years.

All General Contractors must be licensed with Village.