COVID-19 and Community & Neighborhood Services Department Update
The lobby of City Hall is now open for limited activity. At this time you are unable to visit our department on the third floor; however, you can drop off applications and forms, pick up and pay for permits, and obtain project pride coupons right in the main lobby. Please enter through the south entrance doors, masks are required.
Updates regarding the services provided by our department can be found below. If you have questions, please call or email us.
Building – We are accepting all permit applications, conducting plan reviews, and issuing permits. Our forms are available here, or we can mail an application to you.
Code Enforcement – Limited inspections focused on exterior properties.
Home Energy Retrofit – Our contractors are not conducting energy audits or retrofits at this time, but some are conducting “virtual energy audits” for your home via online media. All calls and emails will be answered within 24 hours by the Residential Energy Advisor.
Home Repair Program – Applications are being accepted electronically. Please scan and email all documents to firstname.lastname@example.org to apply for the program.
Planning – We are accepting all forms of applications for Planning Commission and Historic District Commission, as well as administrative staff review items. Please feel free to send us your questions by phone or email.
Rental Housing – Limited rental inspections are being conducted at this time. If you have questions, please reach out to us.
Solid Waste & Recycling – Garbage and recycling is still being collected, and project pride coupons are available for pick up in the lobby of City Hall, by calling 616-355-1341, or e-mailing email@example.com. Note that Republic Services is currently closed on Saturdays.
Sustainability – Meetings of the Solid Waste Committee have been postponed until further notice; however, staff continues to work on advancing community sustainability goals related to the Community Energy Plan, updating the City’s Green House Gas Assessment, and similar efforts.
To reach us by phone call 616-355-1330. Or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org