Building & Planning Services

The St. Marys Building Department is responsible for the review of plans and issuance of building permits for all residential and commercial construction and remodeling projects with the City.  The department conducts inspections of construction projects to insure compliance with International Code Council codes and local codes and ordinances.

The Planning Department guides the physical development of the City through the Zoning Ordinance and Subdivision Regulations.  The Planning Department can also assist you with Occupational Tax licenses, sign regulations, floodplain development, and other miscellaneous development issues.