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  • Building Inspection Information



  • 260 Rachal Avenue
    P. O. Box 846
    Bridge City, TX 77611

    Tel: (409) 735-6801
    Fax: (409) 735-3349
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    Building Inspection Information
    Inspections are required after obtaining permits. Building inspection consists of construction and demolition of residential and commercial properties inside the city limits. The building official/Inspector will review and approve prospective building plans. After construction has begun, a building inspector will perform a number of inspections to insure that the building meets local and state codes. All of these inspections can be scheduled by calling the building inspection department at 409-735-6801.

    When requesting an inspection, please have the following information available:

    • The name of the contractor
    • The type of inspection
    • The permit number
    • The proper address



    Permits and Inspections are required for:

    • All new construction
    • Building additions/alterations
    • Electrical plumbing and mechanical work
    • Culverts
    • Water and sewer work
    • Signs
    • Fences
    • Swimming pools
    • Roof reconstruction
    • Garages, storage sheds and barns
    • Lawn sprinkler systems
    • Mobile homes
    • Structure demolitions
    • House moving
    • Slab correction

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