City of Delano's Building Department

The City of Delano's Building Department is responsible for building plan review and building inspections within the City of Delano.  The plan review and inspection functions include commercial and residential construction plan reviews, inspection of these structures while under construction and the tracking and permitting of the construction process.  Questions regarding building permits can be directed to Scott Dornfeld, Building Official, at (763) 972-0532.

  • All submitted plans are date stamped when received.  Plans will be reviewed in date order in which they are received between the City of Delano and City of Watertown combined. 
  • Plan review turn around time for residential projects is a minimum of two weeks.  Please plan accordingly.

Requirements

Accessory Structure Requirements Retaining Wall Requirements
Basement Finishing Requirements Siding Requirements
Commercial Permit Requirements Smoke Detectors
Deck Requirements Swimming Pool Requirements
Fence Requirements Tenant Improvements
New Home Builder Requirements Three & Four Season Porch Requirements
Reroofing Requirements Window Requirements
Residential Survey Requirements  

 

Permit Applications

Building Moving Permit Mechanical Permit
Building Permit Plumbing Permit
**Lead Certification Supplement          Right of Way Permit
Demolition Permit Sewer and Water Permit
Fence Permit Zoning Permit
Fire Protection Permit                                                                       

 

Electrical Permits and Inspections

Residential Electrical Checklist

Bill Husom, Contract Electrical Inspector
Phone:(763) 684-0321

 

Please call ahead for inspections!

Schedule Inspections: 

Delano City Hall
(763) 972-0550

  • All submitted plans are date stamped when received.  Plans will be reviewed in date order in which they are received between the City of Delano and City of Watertown combined. 
  • Plan review turn around time for residential projects is a minimum of two weeks.  Please plan accordingly.

Questions on Building Permits:

Scott Dornfeld, Building Official
sdornfeld@delano.mn.us
Direct Dial:  (763) 972-0532