The City Building, Site & Infrastructure Division administers and enforces the West Virginia State Building Code and the zoning ordinances for both the City. The department ensures the health, safety and welfare of the public and strives to support the City’s Strategic Plan goals of a safe and secure community and thriving, livable neighborhoods.
The Community Development Office is on the second floor of City Hall, 312 S. Mildred Street. For information or directions, call City Hall at (304) 725-1010 Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Answers questions from Citizens and Contractors regarding the Building Code and permitting
Provides permit processing services to the public
Reviews all building and site construction plans in a coordinated and efficient manner to ensure compliance with the adopted State Building Code and City Subdivision Ordinance
Inspects buildings under construction to ensure that they comply with these codes