Whether you are a homeowner, developer or contractor, the City's Development Services is your one-stop access for all residential and commercial plan review, inspection and permitting needs.

To quickly and easily find information that addresses your specific needs as our customer, please visit the pages linked to below. And feel free to send us your input on the information you find on these pages.

Residents and Homeowners


Do you need a permit for your residential project? See what the process is.


Design Professionals and Developers

Design Professionals & Developers

Do you need plan approval for your upcoming project? Check here first.



Contractors - Residential & Commercial

Need to know how to work through required inspections for building, plumbing, HVAC, utility and electric jobs?

Development Services Location

Address: Melvin Municipal Office Building, Upper Ground (UG) Level 
               300 W. Washington St (left after entering the building)
               Designated free parking is available in the City/County lot
               at the corner of W. Washington and Eugene streets.
Phone: 336-373-2155
Plan Review Fax: 336-333-6056
Permit Fax: 336-373-3637 

Staff are available in this office weekday mornings.
While walk-in visits can often be accommodated, appointments are recommended to ensure the staff you need to speak with are available.

Development Services Staff Contact Information