Mark Burrows, Building Official
Rich Morse, Building Inspector
Willy Andrist, Commercial Plumbing Inspector
Gary Noble, Electrical Inspector
Autumn Hillebrand, Office Manager
Coren Paris, Permits Specialist
Please visit the Permit Processes website for information on applying for Building, Manufactured Structure, Electrical, Plumbing and Mechanical Permits at Polk County for the following jurisdictions:
** Effective July 1, 2011 Electrical Permits within Monmouth city limits will be administered by the City of Monmouth. Please contact our office if you have any questions.**
***Licensed Contractors - ePermitting Training for Contractors on June 26, 2014***
Polk County will be introducing online access to apply, pay for and receive building permits 24/7, in July 2014. This ePermitting system is available to all contractors working in Polk County’s jurisdiction and provides:
Polk County is partnering with the Oregon Building Codes Division to provide training to contractors on how to register for and use the ePermitting system. The training will be offered on June 26, 2014, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., located at 850 Main Street, Dallas, Oregon, in the 1st Floor Conference Room.
We would like to extend an invitation to all contractors and their staff to attend this ePermitting training. Jerod Broadfoot from the Oregon Building Codes Division will be training on how to use the system. Mr. Broadfoot is the Divisions Training and Outreach Coordinator for ePermitting and will be available to contractors for assistance using the system. Contractors are encouraged to bring a laptop to the training so they can work in the system during the presentation. The training will take one hour, but Mr. Broadfoot will be available after to work with contractors and staff to answer any questions.
Not able to attend in person? That’s OK. We are providing the availability to participate via computer through Go-to-Meeting. Simply click the following link to join the meeting from your laptop or desktop computer:
1. Please join my meeting.
2. Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) - a headset is recommended. Or, call in using your telephone.
United States: +1 (646) 982-0003
Access Code: 395-779-141
Audio PIN: Shown after joining the meeting
For any questions please contact Jerod Broadfoot via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 541-240-1256.
If you are a licensed contractor, you are now able to purchase limited Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Permits online that do not require a plan review, through the State of Oregon's ePermitting website. To utilize this convenient way to purchase permits online, visit the State of Oregon ePermitting website at http://www.oregon-epermitting.info/.
View the new code change in the 2008 Oregon Residential Specialty Code and the new Mechanical Permit Application form. For more information, view our flyer and the State of Oregon's web page regarding carbon monoxide.
View the Radon Control Methods handout for more information on the amendment to Appendix F, of the Oregon Residential Specialty Code, for new dwelling construction.