Building Inspections & Permits


The City of Saginaw takes pride in providing our citizens with the services needed to build a safe and progressive community. The Building Department is steadfast in its commitment to improving the quality and value of the environment for the citizens and visitors of our growing city.

Our responsibilities include:

  • Abating neighborhood nuisances
  • Developing and enforcing construction codes
  • Enforcing the quality standards, as set forth by our elected officials, for working and living conditions


Our mission is to assure the health, safety, and well-being of our citizens and community and to be models of professional, effective, and efficient service delivery. We strive to provide a high degree of protection in the building environment, increase awareness of all standards and regulations, and effectively enforce city ordinances.

Man Looking at a House that is Being Built