LINKS / PERMIT FORMS
Maple Heights Building Department
5353 Lee Road
Maple Heights, Ohio 44137
Phone Number: (216) 663-4094
Fax Number: (216) 587-9094
Open Monday - Thursday, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM, and from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(Closed from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM for lunch)
Open Fridays from 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
THE CITY NOW ACCEPTS CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS !
Email Maple Building Official: firstname.lastname@example.org
The owner and or occupants are responsible for maintaining clean, sanitary and safe properties. They must be kept weather-tight and the exterior of all structures must be kept free from decay or deterioration.
Exterior surfaces must be kept clean, repaired and painted or resurfaced when necessary. Yards must be kept clean, neat and attractive at all times.
Trash receptacles can not be set out earlier than 6:00 PM the day before collection and cans should be removed from tree lawn no later than 6:00 A.M. the following day. Rubbish cans and receptacles must be stored at least 25 feet from any house.
Commercial or business vehicle parking , outdoors, is not permitted in residential areas.
Unlicensed or seldom moved vehicles are not permitted to be parked in the open at a residence or most businesses. Vehicles MUST be parked only on a paved surface.
What should I bring with me to register as a contractor in the city?
All contractors must be registered with the City of Maple Heights Building Department and obtain a permit prior to doing any work. For cost and other information, please contact the building department.
For a list of registered contractors, please check the links below......(PAYMENT BY CASH, CHECK or CREDIT CARD!)
Requirements are very strict with the height not exceeding six (6) feet in most cases. Fence permits are required before erection. If you are not sure of your property lines, contact a Land Surveyor prior to purchasing fence. Obtain a fence permit from the Building Department prior to installation.
All homeowners or occupants are required to maintain front yard, back yard and tree lawns. Grass and weeds should not exceed 5 inches.
REAL ESTATE / SIGNAGE
Requirements for Real Estate/For Sale/Rent Signs:
* Six (6) square feet maximum
* One sign per lot
* Must be ten (10) feet from lot
GARAGE SALE INFORMATION
No property or premises in the City shall be used for the purpose of conducting a garage sale thereon unless the owner or occupant of such property or premises first obtains a permit therefor from the Building Department. Such permit shall be known as a "Garage Sale Permit." (This legislation was passed on June 1, 2016.) There shall be a $10 fee charged for the first permit. The fee for the second permit issued thereafter in the same twelve-month period shall be fifteen dollars ($15.00).
TO SCHEDULE AN INSPECTION IN THE CITY OF MAPLE HEIGHTS:
Please call SAFEbuilt Monday - Friday between the hours of 7:45 AM - 12:00 PM, and 1:00 PM - 3:45 PM. Safebuilt phone number is 440-399-0850
We are closed for lunch between 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
E-Mail Safebuilt: email@example.com
24 hour minimum notice for ALL inspections
Please be prepared to give the following information when scheduling your inspection:
* Permit number
* Contractor contact name
* Phone number
* Type of inspection
Please note the following change in existing dwelling: Where work requiring a permit occurs in existing dwellings that have attached garages or in existing dwelligs within which fuel-fired appliances exist, carbon monoxide alarms shall be provided in accordance with section 315.1
POINT OF SALE INFORMATION
PUBLIC RECORDS REQUEST
Please have your Drivers License as ID !