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Building Permits Resources Post Earthquake

Red Tag and Yellow Tag Buildings in Napa County

 

Earthquake Related Building Inspections:

  • If you are looking for an emergency inspection due to the earthquake, and their property is in the county, call (707) 299-1998 to request an inspection. Leave the requested info, and an inspection will be scheduled. This is for quake damage ONLY.
  • If you need an inspection within the City limits regarding earthquake damage, contact the City of Napa Building Department at (707) 257-9540 or call the City Building Inspection line at (707) 258-7829.

Regular Building Inspections (not quake related):

  • We are currently scheduling for next week. Please call (707) 253-4416 to schedule an inspection.

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Safety Hazards Management after an Earthquake  

Food Facilities Safety  

 

Drinking Water and Safety Options

Boiling Water

Appendix to Bolling Water

Chlorination of Water Wells

 

 

One Day Review Program  

The Napa County Building Department now approves permits for the projects listed below in one business day. 

This service is available from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m, Monday through Thursday. You can have your permit the same day if:

  • Your project type is listed below.
  • You provide all the required information for review.
  • You submit your application between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Monday through Thursday.

Please note: Projects in the floodplain or floodway and those projects requiring additional permits from Planning or Environmental Management do not qualify for same-day review.

 

1

 

Ag Buildings –noncommercial single story and not the first structure on the property.

2

 

Carports

3

 

Decks - residential under 1000 sq ft not over 1 level and not more than 8 ft above grade.

4

 

Electrical service upgrades.

5

 

EV charging stations.

6

 

Fences - only those not requiring special fence permits.

7

 

Gates & entry structures

8

 

Green houses – pre-manufactured & under 400sq ft.

9

 

Interior dwelling alteration projects which do not affect the exterior or any load bearing walls.

10

 

Mechanical buildings (pump houses) - structure only, and under 500 sq ft.

11

 

Outdoor fireplaces & fire pits - freestanding.

12

 

Outdoor kitchens - residential only. Must be detached & open on 3 sides.

13

 

Propane tanks - above ground & under 500 gallons.

14

 

Re-roofs & changes in roof pitch.

15

 

Retaining walls - (not cave portals) residential not associated with a road or structure.

16

 

Siding repair & replacement.

17

 

Solar Installations.

18

 

Storage Buildings - under 400 sq ft, conventionally framed, unconditioned & without plumbing

19

 

Storage Containers - permanent anchoring.

20

 

Swimming pools - residential master planned pools & spas.

21

 

Minor tenant improvements - under 1000 sq ft  without

   

structural modifications to the building shell, change in use or

   

occupancy, and without changes to the water or waste utilities.

22

 

Trellises, gazebos, & patio covers.

23

 

Water heater replacements.

24

 

Water tanks - above ground under 50,000 gallons.

25

 

Wind machines.

26

 

Window & door replacement - in same openings.