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6/25/19: Change of Dates Closed: Open 6/26, Closed 7/5

City Hall will be closed on Friday, July 5. In consideration of this, the Building Safety Division, the permits counter and the rest of CPEDS will be open on Wednesday, June 26 (the last Wednesday of the month) when we would normally be closed to the public.

6/18/19: Updated Plan-Review Times Posted

The latest estimates of plan-review times are posted. These reflect the overall increase in times due to the number of large projects currently in process.


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