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Meet Kevin Ciabatti, Building Services Director
The Building Services Department serves the Construction Trades, Rental Housing, and Nuisance Abatement / Zoning Enforcement divisions.
If you wish to schedule an inspection in the Public Right-of-Way (sidewalks, approaches, etc.), please contact the Public Works Dept at 319-286-5825.
Parties interested in obtaining a permit for a new single family, new duplex, sign, fence, deck, community gardens/urban agriculture, and chickens or to find out what your property is zoned are encouraged to contact the Zoning Department in Development Services at 319-286-5836 or email@example.com.
Please contact Development Services for the following:
- Conditional Uses
- New Commercial Construction and Remodels
- New Subdivision Infrastructure Review
- Plan Review (Commercial)
- Rezonings/Future Land Use Map Amendments
- Site Development Plans
Information regarding housing grants can be found by contacting Housing Programs in the Community Development Department.
To check the status of an existing permit, please visit our Municipal Permit Viewer.
Public Information Request
The City of Cedar Rapids has a new solar permitting process. Please click here for details.
Solarize Cedar Rapids & Linn County is offering information sessions to learn more about Solar Group Buy. Please click here for more information.
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