Engineering Permit Information

The Land Development Section is responsible for the issuance of construction permits for work within the public right-of-way (ROW).  We are proud to offer Accelerate our online permit, plan review, and inspection service.

In addition to an online inspection website, we have an automated inspection line (909) 477-2777.  To schedule an inspection from your telephone you will need the IVR number associated with your Accelerate permit/record, please call (909) 477-2740 to obtain your IVR number from the Engineering Services Department.

Minor Construction Permit

This type of permit is for small projects consisting of minor improvements/work within the public right-of-way (i.e. adding a 2nd drive approach, removing/replacing a small portion of sidewalk, curb cores, etc.). Typically, it is used for single family residences. (Insurance Requirements for Minor Construction)

Land Development Construction Permit

This type of permit is for major improvements/work within the public right-of-way (i.e. projects that has been assigned a project number (ex. DRC20xx-xxxx, TR xxxxx or PM xxxxx). Insurance Requirements for Land Development

Utility Construction Permit

This type of permit is for any utility work, whether minor or major improvements/work, within the public right-of-way (Insurance Requirements for Utility).

** Please download the Lane Closure Requirements for Utility Companies

Lane Closure Permit

This permit is for all street and lane closures, whether Partial Closure or Full Closure. For the current Traffic Control Manual please go to http://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/ and download the latest version of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD). 

Oversize Load Permit

This permit is for all oversize loads traveling through our City. 

Guidelines and Truck Route Map

Other helpful downloads relating to Engineering Construction Permits:

City Standard Drawings

Basic Construction Permit Fees

Engineering Fee Schedule

Inspection Fees

Accelerate (Online Inspections & Permitting System)  - Accelerate Navigation Guide

Owner/Builder Guidelines

Permit Provisions

Accelerate SmartPhone Access:  https://aca.accela.com/cityofrc/amca/