The following forms are required by engineering in order to insure all adopted City of Urbana standards are met. Permitting also serves as a notice for inspections performed by the City Engineering Department.
Right-of-Way Permits are required for any work done within the road right-of-way. Examples of this work include installing or replacing a sidewalk or a drive approach, putting in a handicap ramp, making a roadway dig to hook into water or sewer, etc. Each permit is $50 and should be filed in person with the Engineering Department.
A Geothermal System Permit is required when any outdoor work is done to install a geothermal heating and/or cooling system. The main reason for permitting this is for the protection of the underground aquifer. Each permit is $25 and should be filed in person with the Engineering Department.
There is now an established process for requesting a handicap space be placed along the street in front of your residence. If you have no available off-street parking and certain other conditions are met, you may be eligible for a residential disabled parking space. The application fee is $50 to get started and should be filed in person with the Engineering Department.