MissionOur mission is to preserve and protect the natural and built environments, promote a balanced economy in the City of Roswell by the use of best planning and development practices and the responsible enforcement of ordinances and regulations, and provide professional and efficient customer service.
ResponsibilitiesThe Community Development Department is responsible for working with the citizens of Roswell and its development community, Boards and Commissions, and the elected officials while managing current and long-range planning, permitting and inspections, code enforcement and other activities in support of the Department's mission.
After-Hours ReportingTo report critical issues that require the immediate attention of the Community Development Department after hours, please contact the Roswell Police Communications Center at 770-640-4160. This includes, but is not limited to, issues such as the failure of erosion control systems at construction sites, noise complaints, and tree protection.
Report an Issue OnlineDo you have an issue we need to address? The City of Roswell app is your personal assistant to report and track non-emergency issues in the City of Roswell!
Where do I direct my flood plain questions?Flood plain questions should be directed to the Engineering Division at 770-594-6268.
Who is responsible for obtaining a permit?The owner of a property is responsible for what transpires on his/her property, but licensed contractors know that permits are required before work begins as it is a part of the test for licensing.
How do I check on the status of my permit?You may contact a staff person within the Building Division at 770-641-3780 with your permit tracking number issued at the time of your application to check the current status.
How long will it take to get a building permit?All building permit applications, other than single trade permits, require plan review with a typical maximum review time of 10 business days.
Can you expedite my permit?All permits are reviewed for compliance with the codes and processed as quickly as possible. There is not an additional expediting process.
Scheduled System Maintenance
Kết quả xổ số hàng ngày Several City services, including online payments, will be unavailable Saturday through Monday.
1/22/2021 3:58:00 PM
Roswell's Bromberg to Appear on National Engineering Panel
This is the latest in a series of accomplishments in the civil engineering society for the Community Development Interim Director.
Kết quả xổ số hàng ngày 1/20/2021 11:26:47 AM
Temporary Signs Without Permits
Permits are not required through January 31, 2021.
1/20/2021 10:59:00 AM