Building Department

Building Inspector


Housing & Zoning Inspector
Tom Shields


Building Administrator
Mary Fisco





Building permits are required when interior or exterior alterations are being made. If you are planning on adding a deck, changing walls, or mechanical systems such as wiring or plumbing, a permit is necessary.

The permit and inspection process is designed to aid residents in the building process. Proper planning and inspection can help assure homeowners, that any work being done meets quality building standards.

Applications for permits, and an explanation of the process may be aquired at Village Hall, Monday through Friday, 8:30 to 4:30, or For information call 498-4400.





Sustainable Building Award Program

Orange Village is leading the way to sustainable building, and a better quality of life for all. details


Orange Village has recently created a certification program to promote green building in our community.

Orange Village promotes sustainable building and development, to

  • Improve energy efficiency
  • Improve the quality of life
  • Reduced carbon footprint
  • Improve storm water quality
  • Enhance bio-diversity
  • Increase property values
The Orange Goes Green Certification Program provides guidelines and sets standards for builders. Also developers who meet the standards will be awarded a certificate in recognition of their efforts. Read the Certification Program Manual to see how



Point of Sale Inspection
If you are planning to sell your house you must first apply for a point of sale inspection.

Application forms are available at the Building Department or click here for a printable pdf form.


Point of Sale Application Form

Read the ordinance



HABITAT RESTORE GROWS FASTER THAN EVER DURING TROUBLED TIMES
Sale of Low Cost Materials Promotes Home Restoration & Repair

The Restore program helps homeowners purchase materials at below retail prices and helps builders and homeowners who donate to save on tip fees, reduce landfill and support Habitat for Humanity programs. It's a win win!
View program details or visit http://www.clevelandhabitat.org/Restore/

Miscellaneous Permit Application

Accessory Building Procedures

Addition Application

Addition Procedures

Architect Sealing Procedures

Commercial Permit Application

Contractor Registration Procedures

Contractor Registration Application

Deck Procedures

Demolition Procedures

Driveways & Apron Procedures

Electrical Permit Procedures

Electrical Permit Applicaiton

Fence Procedures

Fire Department Plans Review

Fireplace Factory Built

Furnace & Air Conditioning

Interior Alterations Remodel Procedures

New Dwelling Specifics

Procedures To Obtain A Variance

Roof Permit Procedures

Septic Tank Procedures

Sign Permit Application

Sign Procedures

Swimming Pools Commercial

[ Permits & Procedures ]




ORANGE VILLAGE 4600 Lander Rd. Orange Village, Ohio 44022 440-498-4400