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Permit Review Schedule

Permit Review Schedule

Pre-Applications Meetings

For larger projects, applicants are encouraged to present their project for preliminary review at a Development Review Committee (DRC) meeting. Representatives from City departments attend this meeting on a weekly basis. To make arrangements to be placed on the DRC Agenda, please contact the Building Services.

Permit Review Schedule

 (revision date 7-29-09)

Projects submitted to the City of Lewiston for a building permit require the review and approval of several City departments.  The following reflects the goals for completing the review process for residential and commercial projects.

Residential

Type of Construction Maximum Number
of Calendar Days
Minor Revisions
New Construction
(Single Family Dwelling & Duplex)
21 14
Additions & Alterations 14 14
Accessory Buildings 14 14

Commercial

Type of Construction Maximum Number
of Calendar Days
Minor Revisions
Multi-family Residential - Includes
electrical, mechanical, plumbing,
utility and any others associated.
28 21
New Commercial - Includes
electrical, mechanical, plumbing,
utility and any others associated.
28 21
Commercial Addition

Major Addition or Alteration/
Tenant Improvement - Includes
electrical, mechanical, plumbing,
utility and any others associated.
28 14
Minor Addition or Alteration/
Tenant Improvement - Includes
electrical, mechanical, plumbing,
utility and any others associated.
21 14
Miscellaneous Electrical,
Mechanical and Plumbing
21 14
Utility Reviews - subdivisions 28 21
Signs 14 10