Building Official

About the Division
The Building Official’s Office provides general building code information, requirements as well as policies established to procure a building and/or business permit. For more information about building and business permits, please visit the Permits and Forms page.

Building Code Compliance

The Building Official assures that all new and remodeled structures within the City of Russellville conform to the Building Code to protect public safety and welfare.

Plan Review & Inspections

The division helps protect the property owner by reviewing the plans for all buildings or structures prior to the issuance of building permits. Commercial and residential inspections are also carried out through this office. Inspections of buildings are conducted during various stages of the construction process to assure that the approved plans are followed.