Building Department

Welcome to the City of Greenville Department of Community Development and Planning. It is this department’s responsibility to assist and serve the citizens and developers with the land development process in order to ensure quality development for the City of Greenville.

Our department also oversees nuisance properties, such as unsafe housing and overgrown lots. 


  • Conducts inspections of residential and commercial buildings
  • Issues all permits related to new construction, additions, renovations, roofs, signs,             plumbing, mechanical, electrical, HVAC, roofs, pools, etc.
  • Issues citations for overgrown lots.
  • Condemns unsafe buildings. 

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