It has been determined that the FIRE DANGER RATING in Williams County is " LOW" today, therefore a "BURN BAN" "IS NOT" in effect.
          
It has been determined that the FIRE DANGER RATING in Williams County is " LOW" today, therefore a "BURN BAN" "IS NOT" in effect.
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When is a Building Permit Required?

WORK THAT REQUIRES A BUILDING PERMIT     

A building permit is required when an individual intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building or structure. This includes but is not limited to:

 

  1. Any structural modifications
  2. Roofing, siding, and replacement of windows
  3. Installation of modular and manufactured homes
  4. Garages and storage buildings, including pole barns
  5. Temporary housing unit or temporary office trailer
  6. Communications tower
  7. Temporary MET or wind tower

 

WORK EXEMPT FROM A BUILDING PERMIT  

Please contact the Building Division if you are unsure if your project requires a permit or not. The following is exempt from a building permit:

 

  1. One-story detached accessory structures used as tool and storage sheds, playhouses, and similar uses, provided the floor area does not exceed 120 square feet
  2. Fences not over 8.5 feet high
  3. Retaining walls that are not over 4 feet in height measured from the bottom of the footing to the top of the wall, unless supporting a surcharge
  4. Sidewalks and driveways
  5. Painting, papering, tiling, carpeting, cabinets, counter tops and similar finish work
  6. Swings and other playground equipment