Building and Permitting

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The Building Inspection and Permitting office is responsible for the following:

  • Review and approve building & land use permits and applications.
  • Performing inspections on all building components, including structural, plumbing, mechanical, electrical and fire safety.
  • Enforce floodplain management and FEMA regulations.
  • Enforce storm water management regulations.
  • Develop and enforce environmental protection measures. (Erosion and sediment controls, wetlands protection, red clays and staining soils, etc.)
  • Develop and enforce Right of Way Ordinance

The office is located at 555 South Section Street in the Public Utility Warehouse. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. To schedule an inspection or ask a question, please call 251-990-0153 or you may email the staff below.

Information & Inspection Request    990-0153
Erik Cortinas, CBO, CFM, LEED AP Building Official  990-0141
William Nelson
Assistant Building Official  990-0116
Richard Taylor Building Inspector  990-2878
Cameron Nixon
Building Inspector  990-2876
Adam Thomas Building Inspector   929-7435
Michael Morris  Building Inspector   990-0123
Cody Johnson  Construction Inspector  279-6232
Gina Burns
Permit Technician  990-2874
Cindy Boothe Permit Technician    990-0124
Martha Smith  Permit Technician  279-6233