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City Standards, Codes & Guidelines

Building Codes
Building Codes
Learn about the codes covering construction in Lakewood, permits, plans and specific situations from attics and decks to roofing and garages.
Engineering Regulations
Engineering Regulations
Get important details and helpful checklists governing excavation, water & sewer, rights-of-way and other construction.
Design Standards & Guidelines
Design Standards & Guidelines
Review the standards that guide quality development in Lakewood, such as appearance, design and signage.
Drainage & Flood Plain Information
Drainage & Flood Plain Information
Find out if your property is in a flood plain, how to buy flood insurance, plus regulations for any construction in flood plains or reporting drainage problems.
Subdivision Ordinance
Subdivision Ordinance
View requirements for dividing and consolidating property, as well as specifications for professionals who prepare subdivision plats.
Inspections
Inspections
How to schedule engineering, zoning or building inspections, or search online for completed or scheduled inspections on your permit.