|Building Department is responsible for reviewing construction drawings, issuing building permits, and inspecting for compliance with codes and ordinances. Building Permits are required on any structural repair, new construction or remodeling of any building or home within the City. Demolition of buildings requires a permit.
Permits and Inspections will be performed as soon as possible after they are called in. Twenty-four hour notice is preferred if possible. To schedule an inspection please call 979-968-5805.
Used for: New construction, Additions, Alterations, Repairs, Demolition, Moving of buildings.
Fees: Based on value of work.
Application: Download Building Permit
Fillable Form - Building Permit
Used for: New Construction, Additions, Alterations, Repair of water & sewer lines
Fees: Based on number of fixtures
Application: Download Plumbing Permit
Used for: New Construction, Additions, Alterations, Repair of electrical wiring
Meter Loop Specifications
Fees: Based on type of work being done
Application: Download Electrical Permit
Used for: New Construction, Additions, Alterations, Repair of mechanical equipment
Fees: Based on type of of equipment being installed
Application: Download Mechanical Permit
Used for: New Construction, Additions, Alterations, Manufactured Home Hook-ups, Repair of gas lines and equipment
Fees: Based on type of equipment being installed
Application: Download Gas Permit
Contact: Frank Menefee (979) 968-3127
Return completed applications to:
155 E. Colorado St.
La Grange, Texas 78945
Specific guidance regarding opening a retail food establishment.
Building Board of Adjustment and Appeal:The Building Board of Adjustment and Appeal is created by the Building Code. Members are appointed by the City Council. The Board is charged with responsibility for hearing appeals to the Building Code. Appeals may be for hardship from specific requirements of the Code or from interpretation of the Building Official.Meetings are held on an as-needed basis. Expression of interest in serving on the Board may be made in writing to the City Manager.Permits Issued by City: