Any person must apply for and obtain a utility permit from the city to work within a city public right-of-way or easement, in the corporate limits of the city, to install, maintain, or connect any utility, including but not limited to: gas, electric power, telephone lines, telecommunications lines, antenna, and cable television wires.
Don't start work without an approved permit. A violation could result in a code enforcement violation with a penalty fee.
Your assigned reviewer will review your utility plans. Typical review time for first submission 1 week. When the review has been completed, you will get an automated email saying your application has been approved and an email with a copy of your permit. If you need to make corrections, you will get a link to upload your resubmission
The permit will have instructions to set up a Pre-Construction Meeting with the utility permit inspector and the forester if applicable.