The Building Inspection Division of the Planning Department is committed to assuring safety in the building environment, while meeting the needs of the community in an efficient, equitable, and cost-effective manner.
CCW (Concealed Carry Weapon)
Due to the specialized training and therefore the specific assigning of the required personnel to perform the duties, the following functions of the Sheriff's Office are generally done by advance appointment in the Downieville Office.
Form requesting permission is requested to encroach on the County Road Right-of-Way.
Property Tax Exempt
Tax savings are available by way of Exemptions, Base Year Value Transfers and Exclusions.
Everything required in Sierra County to install a residential septic system and leach field.
Short-Term Rental Permit
Under the new STR ordinance, a permit will now be required before an STR may be offered for rent, advertised, or used in this manner. The ordinance is intended to preserve residential neighborhood character and address community concerns regarding nuisances caused by STR operations.
Everything required in Sierra County to install a new residential well.