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The Building Board process generally takes at least three weeks. Please plan accordingly.
Ensure you have all items filled out and ready to upload prior to starting this application. The system does not save your progress.
A link to the municipal code can be found below. Check with the Zoning and Planning Administrator prior to paying for the fee to ensure your fee is calculated correctly.
Notes: Scaled elevations from all sides, noting all exterior materials and colors. Submit four (4) sets of plans with scale no smaller than 1/8” = 1’. Submit fourteen (14) sets of plans reduced to standard, legal or ledger paper.
For swimming pools, you must include plans for the fence, self-closing self-latching gates, etc.
For retaining walls, you must include a drainage plan.
Notes: Location and dimensions of proposed structure/item. Distance to all lot lines. Location of neighboring structures. Location of well(s). Parcel area. Building footprint area (max 20% of lot, generally) and impervious surface area (max 30% of lot, generally). Submit fourteen (14) copies of this survey on standard, legal or ledger paper.
Notes: Existing and proposed landscaping with species list, number, and size. Submit four (4) copies with scale no smaller than 1/8” = 1’. Submit fourteen (14) copies reduced to 8.5” X 11” or 8.5” X 14” paper.
Photos and/or brochures of the materials being used as long as the image shows dimensions, materials, and colors. Samples will still need to be brought to the meeting.
Includes: Property Access Statement, Waiver for Special Contract Fees, Acknowledgement of Village Code Related to Fire Alarms, Demolition/Construction Code of Conduct, and a copy of the codes related to these items.
In accordance with Elm Grove Code of Ordinance §30-3, any special professional services required to process your application or finalize your project will be billed to you in accordance with all applicable provisions of §30-3 and will be subject to all appeal rights as stated in §30-3. These services include, but are not limited, work of the Village Attorney and Village Engineer.
These forms and fees are due upon submission of materials. Please make checks payable to the Village of Elm Grove. Additional Permit Fees will be due upon issuance of permit by the Building Inspector. These fees may include, but are not limited to: Erosion Control, Code of Conduct sign, Penalty for work started without a permit, failure to call for inspection, Permit Renewal.
NOTE: Permit fees doubled for any work started without a permit.
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