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Building Department Staff
Questions for inspectors are to be addressed in the Building Department at the following times only. At other times, telephone calls may also be left on the inspectors voicemail's at the following phone numbers:
Monday thru Friday
8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How can I learn about the new Flood Rate Insurance Maps?
A: You can view the maps online here and find the location of your house and if you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Building Department.
Q: Who is responsible for the sidewalk in front of the house?
A: The property owner that abuts the sidewalk in question is responsible for the repair, maintenance and replacement of that sidewalk.
Q: Do I need a permit for the replacement of a water heater?
A: Yes. You need a plumbing permit for the installation of a water heater.
Q: What Building Code regulates construction of homes in Harrison Township?
A: The township enforces the Michigan Residential Code 2003 for construction of all one and two family dwellings.