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Welcome to Engineering & Inspections

Walter "Butch" Simmons, Director of Engineering & Inspections 

 Walter "Butch" Simmons
Director of Engineering & Inspections


"We are dedicated to working with other City departments in protecting the health, safety, and welfare of Greensboro's residents by providing a safe and reliable public infrastructure; safe homes, city facilities, and workplaces; and creating healthy and attractive neighborhoods. We are committed to a strong customer service, business environment while adhering to the core values established by the City of Greensboro."



Development Services

Development Services is the City's one-stop access for all aspects of commercial and residential building plan review, inspections and permitting. The office is located at the Melvin Municipal Office Building, 300 West Washington Street.

Divisions of Engineering & Inspections

 Facilities Maintenance  Building Maintenance  Engineering and Inspections 
 Business & Technologies  Business & Technologies
 Development Services  Development Services
 Engineering  Engineering
 Facilities Construction  Facilities Construction


Quick Links

Building Inspections Scheduler
Current Bid & Contract Opportunities
Development Service Plan Review

Engineering Plan Review
Engineering Standards
Monthly Permits Issued
Permits, Applications & Fee Schedules
Property Management

Last updated: 1/13/2014 5:30:34 PM