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As a reminder, as of October 1, 2022, the City of Houston Infrastructure Design Manual now requires that all engineering drawing submitted to the Office of the City Engineer to be in color. Please refer to Chapter 3 of the design manual for color requirements. 
Our offices will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2022 in observance of Labor Day. We will resume normal business operations on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at 8 am. 
If you've been rejected from a plan review, we've got some news for you: We're here to help you get back on track.  Building Code Enforcement has compiled a list of the most common plan review comments for structural, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical reviews. Additional guides are coming soon…
Effective Tuesday, September 6, 2022: Appointments will be required for Easement Dedication submittals to Office of the City Engineer The Office of the City Engineer has launched a new appointment requirement for easement dedication submittals through Microsoft Bookings. Applicant must schedule…
Traffic Walk-ins schedule will change to Tuesdays and Thursdays only starting September 1st.