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Inspections - When Required
The following inspections are required for all new construction. Additions, remodeling, garages, finished basements, etc. will require only the inspections that apply. (Please see required inspections on approved permits for any special inspections required.)
  • Footings (before pouring concrete) 
  • Foundation Walls (before backfilling)
  • Underfloor/slab prior to pouring (before pouring concrete)
  • In between Foundation Walls and Rough Plumbing  
  • Rough Plumbing (called in by plumber) 
  • Rough Electrical (called in by electrician) 
  • Rough Framing (before insulating) 
  • Insulation (before wall and ceiling finish is applied) 
  • Interior Drain Tile (before pouring basement floor concrete) 
  • Final Plumbing (called in by plumber) 
  • Final Electrical (called in by electrician) 
  • Final Building Occupancy (before moving in)

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Building Permits Required for Fences & Driveways
To obtain a fence or driveway permit, now required by the Inspection Department, complete the "building" section of the building permit application and bring that, along with a site plan outlining the proposed improvements, to the Inspection Dept. office. Read More
Disposing of Furniture and Other Bulk Items in the City
A reminder to students & other residents doing Spring cleaning or preparing to move - interior furniture & other bulk items are not allowed outside your dwelling, and definitely not on the curb. The City offers a curbside pick-up service for $10 per item. Read More
Request for Proposals: Purchase Vacant Lot, Build Single Family Home
The Stevens Point Redevelopment Authority seeks proposals for the purchase of vacant property at 101 Georgia St. and construction of a single family home there. Buyers must be able to complete construction within 18 months of the transfer of the property. Read the RFP for Complete Information (pdf)
Downtown Façade Improvement Grant Program Taking Applications
Funds are available for downtown commercial façade building restoration & renovation improvements. Grant application & design review can be approved prior to construction season. Grants can potentially cover 40% of total project costs. Apply by May 25. Get More Information

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City of Stevens Point, 1515 Strongs Ave., Stevens Point, WI 54481 | Phone 715-346-1569