What is the permit process?

The process is as follows:

  1. The completed-signed application is submitted to the Public Works Department, located at:
    255 N Forbes Street
    Room 309
    Lakeport, CA  95453
  2. Your driveway location must be clearly marked and the address of the property posted prior to scheduling the Preliminary Inspection. The preliminary inspection is required prior to issuance of a permit.
  3. The inspector will complete the special conditions/restrictions of the permit and sign the permit.
  4. The applicant will be notified that the permit is ready to be picked up at the Public Works Department Office at which time the encroachment permit fee will be collected and the permit will be issued.

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1. When do I need a Encroachment Permit?
2. When do I not need a Encroachment Permit?
3. Where do I obtain a permit application?
4. How do I complete the permit application?
5. What is the permit process?
6. What is the cost?
7. What inspections are required after the permit is issued?
8. What happens at the inspection?