Change of Hours
Beginning Monday June, 27, 2011 the Fountain Hills Building Safety Division will have new inspection hours. Inspections are typically conducted in the morning from 8:00am to 12:00pm but may vary depending on staffing and workload. Office hours for plan review, phone calls, front counter help and building code questions will be from 1:00pm to 6:00pm. Monday through Thursday.
Requesting an inspection has not changed. Contractors should continue to call the "inspection hotline" at 480-816-5131. Calls received before 6:00pm will be completed the next working day.
The Planning and Zoning Department is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Fountain Hills through innovative, proven planning techniques, and providing excellent customer service in a professional and timely manner. We also provide high quality construction permitting, plan review and building inspection services in a way that is responsive and customer friendly.
The Building Safety Division is a work unit in the Planning and Zoning Department. Building Safety employee’s process applications for permits to construct homes, commercial buildings, fences, swimming pools and other structures. The Division coordinates the review of plans for the structures it permits; and inspects construction of those permitted structures.