|Monday - Friday:
8:30am - 4:00pm
Parma Heights City Hall
6281 Pearl Road
Parma Heights, OH 44130
FAX: (440) 843-5818
|Dennis P. Patten,
Director of Public Service
Building, Housing & Recycling Coordinator
Chief Building Official
|Rental Occupancy Department
The Building Department is responsible for the enforcement of the applicable building codes for various aspects of Commercial and Residential construction. This includes:
- plan review as required,
- inspections of work performed under permit,
- and registration of all contractors performing work.
If you are doing any work to your home it may require a Permit. Click PERMITS in the box below to access further information and necessary forms.
Property maintenance inspectors ensure that the Property Maintenance Code is properly enforced. The code requires that all properties and structures, including both residential and commercial, are being well maintained. The following is a list of commonly addressed items: routine lawn & shrubbery maintenance, weed control, gutters and downspouts being cleaned & securely attached, peeling and chipping paint, repair/replacement of broken concrete drives & walks, etc. All property owners are responsible for the continual upkeep of their property. The goal of the property maintenance inspection program is to preserve the quality of properties through proper maintenance.
NOTIFICATION OF FORECLOSURE FILING
"Any person who files a complaint for foreclosure involving real property located within the City of Parma Heights on which there is a building or structure shall notify the City of the filing of the foreclosure complaint and shall file a complete copy of the foreclosure complaint with the Director of Public Service within ten (10) days after the filing of the complaint with the relevant court. The notice to the City shall be on a form prescribed by the director of Public Service." - excerpt from Ordinance No. 2011-14
To read the Ordinance and access the required form, please click here.
Is your home is 50 years old or older?
Click here for information about the Heritage Home Program's free advice on maintenance and improvements - and low fixed-rate financing to cover project costs!