What is the turn around time for building permits?

While the answer to this question is based on the current workload, the complexity and the type of permit, the following are goals that the Building Department has for turn around time: TYPE OF PERMIT TURN AROUND TIME Simple trade permit (water heater, air conditioner change out, electrical repairs, etc.) Same day Residential storage buildings and fences 1 working day New single family residential, residential additions and remodels, signs 3 working days. Commercial alterations 10 working days New commercial buildings 15 working days.

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1. What codes does the City enforce?
2. Is a permit required for a water heater replacement?
3. Is a permit required for a storage building?
4. Is a permit required for sidewalks, driveways, retaining walls and non-covered patios?
5. Does the City enforce ADA and / or State of Texas handicapped accessibility requirements?
6. Does the City perform energy code inspections?
7. What is the turn around time for building permits?
8. Are residential foundations required to be prepared by a Registered Engineer?
9. What work is exempt from permits?
10. Do I need a permit for a tent?