The Building Department is responsible for the enforcement of building codes. This includes all steps from:
Plan review inspection
Final approval of all building construction projects within city limits
The building construction industry spans from century-old trades such as stone masonry to state-of-the-art materials and methods of computer-operated, high-efficiency appliances. To maintain proficiency in all areas of the challenging field of building construction, continuing education is a high priority.
The Building Department is responsible for the administration and enforcement of residential and commercial building codes in the City of Albertville to include, but not limited to:
Processing and issuing all types of construction permits
Enforcement of all zoning ordinances
Inspections to determine compliance with applicable codes
Issuance of Certificates of Occupancy
Enforcing adherence to all City ordinances
Investigating unlicensed businesses
Provide assistance to contractors and/or citizens regarding building codes
Provide information relating to flood plain maps
The mission of the Albertville Building Department is to assure safe, secure and stable built environment through uniform and fair enforcement of all building and related codes.