|Ramon E. Chavez, P.E.
Building Developlment Services Director
The Building Developmental Services Department is committed to working with the building community to ensure all structures are built in compliance with the local building code. Our staff works diligently to ensure homes and non-residential structures are built with safety in mind.
The City of Laredo Building Development Services offices are located on the north side of the Bruni Branch Library in downtown Laredo
All construction submitted after November 1st, must comply with new code.
Current City of Laredo Storm Water Management Ordinance (2012-O-101)
Current City of Laredo Sign Ordinance (2014-O-133)
Staff Report for Building Development Services Department
We accept Check or Money Order as payment for permits and fees.
All new business must visit our office to register and obtain a Certificate of Occupancy, and a sign permit (if applicable), before opening to customers.
NEW ORDINANCES became effective November 2012
New Building Codes took effect January 2013