A concrete permit is needed for activities such as cutting, removing, or reconstructing curb, curb and gutter, driveway apron, and/or sidewalk. Applicants may download the construction permit application (PDF) form and email it to Public Works Engineering Division.
The permit fee is $101.00 plus inspection fee, which is $183.00 per day (minimum 2 days) for sidewalks, driveway apron, curb and gutter.
There is a $202.00 fee for work performed without a permit, plus inspection fees.
Projects under 100 square feet: $500 cash (refundable) or $1,000 bond
Projects over 100 square feet: $5 per square foot (refundable) cash or surety bond (minimum bond requirement of $1,000)
Multiple excavations: $10,000 cash or bond
There is a minimum of $2,000,000 Liability and $500,000 Property together with Worker's Compensation. The City of Monterey Park, Its Officers, Elected and Appointed Officials, Employees and Volunteers must be named as Additional Insured's.
Contractor must possess a State Contractor's License and City Business License. Please allow two weeks for permit processing. For questions or comments, please contact us at 626-307-1320.