How long is a permit active?
Once a permit is issued, construction must commence within 180 days. Construction may not stop completely for more than 180 days. If this time period is exceeded, the permit will automatically expire and a new application for a building permit is necessary.

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1. What is a building permit?
2. When do I need a building permit?
3. What do I need in order to obtain a permit?
4. When may I start building?
5. When do I need inspections?
6. May I change my mind on my building project?
7. How much will a permit cost?
8. How long is a permit active?
9. Can I be my own contractor and take out my own permits?