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A permit is required on any tent over 100 square feet to ensure they are erected safely. Any tent used for recreational use on a residential property and not to be erected for more than a 48 hour period in any two week period is exempt from obtaining a permit. However these tents are required to comply with all requirements of the City of Racine.
Review the guidelines listed below on where a tent can be located, including height and distance requirements. Fill out the sample guideline found below or submit a suitable drawing plan(Preferred).
The cost for the Fence Permit is currently $30.00.
Once the permit has been issued you may begin construction on your project. Once it has been completed or have reached any milestone outlined by the Building Inspector, the Building inspector will visit the site to ensure construction was completed to meet minimum code requirements.
This information can change at anytime. If you have any questions or concerns prior to construction please contact one of our Building inspectors at (262) 636-9121.
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