Building safety

The process of getting a permit ensures that the structure you build is safe and will last.
Residential home exterior with scaffolding

Building permits

You need to comply with the building code to get a building permit.

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Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 320
Minneapolis, MN 55415