Code Enforcement entails administration, interpretation and enforcement of the Borough’s Ordinances which includes the Zoning Ordinance, Forest County Stormwater Management Ordinance, and building codes. These Codes include regulations regarding the maintenance of properties, parking of vehicles, traffic, building and construction and zoning to name a few common areas of regulation.
Municipal permits and building permits are required for residential and commercial building, alterations, renovations, demolitions and repairs. The Borough’s UCC Inspection company is Bureau Veritas – (814) 849-2448. If you are thinking about a project or adding an accessory building, please contact the Borough at 814-755-3502 to inquire about what permits are necessary.