The City of East Grand Rapids has numerous permits required for performance / completion of various improvements within established requirements and city ordinance. These permits are required for both contractors and home owners. The permits insure that the project is in compliance with the regulations so it does not have to be redone. The Public Works Department oversees the noted permits, application processes, and inspections.
Anyone considering work associated with these permits should inquire with the department to ensure that all appropriate permits are secured before commencing work. Contact the Public Works Department at 616-940-4817.