New Curb & gutter permit

Engineering Services - Right of Way - HPWOCE1017
Houston Public Works
Engineering Services - Right of Way

1002 Washington Ave., 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77002

8 am to 3 pm
Plan Review
Not Required
minimum $103.00 and varies higher
Valid Period
180 days
Processing Time


Construction of a new curb and gutter which requires plan and profile submittal and approval with the Office of the City Engineer.

After Approval

Permit is valid for 180 days. Any changes to the original permit requires a revision process.

Conditions & Exceptions

Must follow the approved traffic stamp site plan to pass all inspections.

Statutory Authority
What You Need
  • Approved plans
  • Bond
  • Paving application with a project number
Apply in Person

Apply in person at 1002 Washington Avenue, second floor, 77002

Conditions & Exceptions

Lane closure permit is required prior to construction of new curb and gutter. 

What You Need
  • Two sets of full-sized, signed and sealed drawings from a licensed engineer
Submit Plans in Person

In person only, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 am - 4 pm

What You Need

Once construction is completed, client will notify Construction Services Section for inspection.

Schedule by Phone

Call 832-394-9496 to request an inspection.