Encroachment

Encroachment permit application forms can be downloaded, completed and either mailed or dropped off at the Engineering Division Counter, located on the 1st Floor of City Hall.

Fees
Permit Fee
The encroachment permit fee is $379. Permanent encroachment permits require verification with an additional fee of $20. Property owner must submit legal description, proof of ownership, and sign a permit agreement prior to permit issuance and must maintain all insurance requirements. Permits must be renewed each year.

Penalty Fee
There is a $758 fee for work performed without a permit.

Bond Posting
A refundable bond may be required if permit is to allow material storage or construction staging in the right-of-way. Bond amounts are set at the discretion of the city engineer.

Insurance
There is a minimum of $1,000,000 liability and $500,000 property insurance together with Worker's Compensation required. The city must be named additional insured.

Other Information
Dumpsters are not allowed in the public right-of-way. Failure to comply will result in the cancellation of all permits. Please allow two to three days for permit processing.