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Constructing Additions to Homes, Garages, Carports, or Sheds
Posted Jan-08-2021

Constructing an addition to your house, a garage, carport, or shed

There are a number of items that need to be taken into consideration before moving forward with any alterations or changes to your property.

You are required to:

Planning Department Staff can meet with you to review your proposal and discuss any items that may need to be addressed. Issues with respect to location of a new detached structure, calculation of landscaped open space, relocation or widening of driveways, location of swimming pools and decks, are only a few examples of the types of matters that require consultation with the Planning Department.

For further information, please contact:

Planning Department
613-342-8772 (automated system: ask for "Planning")