Frequently Asked Questions

Building Safety

Is a Building Permit required?

When do I need a permit?

Why should I get a permit?

What is needed to get a permit?

How long does it take to get a permit?

Are inspections required?

How long is my permit good for?

I'm building a shed.  What are the City's requirements?

I want to put a fence around my yard.  What restrictions are in place?

What building code does the City of Williston follow?

What are the City of Williston's load requirements?