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Description Attend our free workshop to receive instructor-led training from a group of experts. You will learn how to: Create online accounts Complete the online applications Pay for permit fees online Upload plans and documents Complete tasks Track and respond to project comments…
Description Attend our free workshop to receive instructor-led training from a group of experts. You will learn how to: Create online accounts Complete the online applications Pay for permit fees online Upload plans and documents Complete tasks Track and respond to project comments…
Become a certified composter.  Class schedule: Sep. 19 from 5 pm to 9 pm Sep. 20 from 5 pm to 9 pm Sep. 21 from 8 am to 2 pm Sep. 22 from 10 am to 4 pm Program fee: $60.00 To register, please contact the Green Building Resource Center at 832.394.9050 or email [email protected] 
Description Attend our free workshop to receive instructor-led training from a group of experts. You will learn how to: Create online accounts Complete the online applications Pay for permit fees online Upload plans and documents Complete tasks Track and respond to project comments…
Description Attend our free workshop to receive instructor-led training from a group of experts. You will learn how to: Create online accounts Complete the online applications Pay for permit fees online Upload plans and documents Complete tasks Track and respond to project comments…

Articles

Starting Tuesday, October 1, 2019, the review of new commercial projects will transition to 100 percent electronic plan submittals. Going digital means no longer having to drive to downtown and wait in long lines for permits or plan review. The electronic process will allow you to submit plans…
Did you know that 50% of water used by the average household is for watering the lawn? Help reduce your water consumption (and bill) by harvesting rain water. The Green Building Resource Center is having its semi-annual rain barrel and compost bin sale: 50-gallon Ivy rain barrel - $72.00 65-…
To better align with other plan review services, the plan review library will end pick-up service daily at 3:30 pm, effective Tuesday, September 3, 2019. In addition, Code Enforcement's permit counter on the 1st floor will end their walk-in service at 3 pm. All customers that have a ticket for the…
The following documents have been updated: CE1059 Residential Repair Spec List: minor text edits for clarification CE1105 Commercial Prerequisite Checklist: A two-week grace period allows either the updated (New) form or the previous (old) form to be used.  General reorganization and…
The Standards Review Committee was established to review, revise, and update documents and standards for Houston Public Works. Public input and participation is requested by the submittal of proposals for suggested changes, comments, recommendations, and other information. During the 2019-2020…