Permits Related to Construction

 

IMPROVEMENT PERMITS

City Improvement Permits are required for project such as Roofing, Siding, Windows, etc.

  • Permit Fees: $40.00. 
  • Permit is good for 1 year. 
  • Project must be started within 120 days.
  • Approval is granted from the Planning and Zoning Commission

 

ZONING PERMITS

City Zoning Permits are required for any New Construction including Decks, Fences, Garages, etc.    Zoning regulations are enforced to bring uniformity to the City.

Zoning regulations control:   

  • Size of buildings
  • Setbacks from the lot line
  • Setbacks from City streets and alleys

 Zoning Permit Applications must be submitted by the 3rd Friday of the month to be coonsidered by the Planning and Zoning Commission at their regular monthly meeting.

PERMIT PROVISIONS

  • Permit Fees: $40.00. 
  • Permit is good for 1 year. 
  • Project must be started within 120 days.
  • Approval is granted from the Planning and Zoning Commission

Current Zoning Regulations can be found in the City Code, online at http://www.amlegal.com/library/mn/aurora.shtml

 SIGN PERMIT 
If you are adding, modifying, or altering your sign, use this permit.

PERMIT PROVISIONS

  • Permit Fees: $40.00. 
  • Permit is good for 1 year. 
  • Project must be started within 120 days.
  • Approval is granted from the Planning and Zoning Commission

Current Sign Regulations can be found HERE


VARIANCES & REZONING

A variance is needed for any deviation from the Zoning Regulations and should be applied for 4-5 weeks before you plan on building.

The fee for a Variance is $50.00

The fee for Rezoning is $100.00