Building Department

The City of Blair has adopted Building Codes and Zoning Regulations to preserve, protect and promote the public health, safety and general welfare. The Building Department is responsible for all aspects of the City's commercial and residential development, including: 
  • Building permits and inspections
  • Plan Review and Building Code Review, including ADA compliance
  • Zoning and Land Use applications
  • Code Enforcement and Property Maintenance 
The Building Department provides a comprehensive review process of all development plans and building permits to assure compliance with city codes and ordinances. 

Additional Responsibilities
Building Inspectors perform on-site inspections for all new construction, alterations, renovations and repairs to buildings within the city limits and the two-mile extraterritorial jurisdiction. 

The Building Department also issues final certificates of occupancy and administers and interprets the following:
The department also provides staff assistance to the Planning Commission and Board of Adjustment.