The Ordinances are intended to guide the growth and development
of Union County in accordance with the Comprehensive Plan and for the following
A. To secure adequate light, air, and convenience of access; and safety from fire, flood
and other damages.
B. To promote the public health, safety, comfort, convenience, morals and general welfare.
C. To plan for the future development of the county
that the community grows only with adequate public
ways, utilities, health, education, and recreation facilities
that the needs of agriculture, industry, and
business be recognized in future growth;
that residential areas provide healthful surroundings for family life;
that the growth of the community is commensurate with and promotes the
efficient and economical use of public funds; and
that the community strives for high aesthetic value and quality planning and
Ordinances are changed periodically to keep up with the changing
times, situations and problems that arise.
When a Building Permit is Needed (for other than the
- Swimming Pools
- Accessory Buildings
- Room Additions
- Upgrading of Mobile Homes
- Electrical and Plumbing Upgrades
When a Permit is NOT
- Remodeling does not require
a permit unless you are moving the load bearing walls.
- New windows and siding
- Sidewalks and driveways
If you see you need a permit,
you may click on the building permit tab and print out the application.