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Community Development

Administers codes and ordinances to safeguard life and property by regulating building construction and providing municipal code compliance.

Livability Codes

Code Enforcement Violation

Aimed at improving the livability of our city, staff works with property owners and residents to resolve compliance issues.

Small Business Center

Selma's CounterThe Small Business Center is your one-stop shop for information about starting and growing your business in Gresham.

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When do I need a permit?

Housing Construction

A permit is required to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system.