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Building/Electrical Inspections



 Building/Electrical Inspector

Jim Griffin 
jmgriffin@glasgow-ky.com 

 Office Manager / Secretary

Desiree Martin
desireelmartin@icloud.com

   



The City of Glasgow Building and Electrical Inspectors Office is responsible for issuing building, electrical, sign and demolition permits and inspections in Glasgow and Barren County. This office is also in charge of the International Property Maintenance Code, which carries a five-member board to help enforce the code.

Our office can be contacted at:
City of Glasgow Building and Electrical Inspectors Office
126 East Public Square, P. O. Box 278
Glasgow, KY 42142-0278
Phone (270) 651-3921
Fax: (270) 651-9553


FEE SCHEDULE BUILDING & ELECTRICAL INSPECTIONS
All Permits are Valid for 180 Days after issuance
ALL Building Permits REQUIRE Plot Plan & Septic Release Number


SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS
New Construction

Building Fees
       0000-2000 sq. ft.                 $350.00
       2001-3000 sq. ft.     $400.00
       3001-4000 sq. ft.     $450.00
       4001<         sq. ft.     $500.00 
Above fees include maximum of five (5) inspections (trips). Additional inspections (trips) will cost $50.00 per inspection trip.

Electrical Fees

      Any square footage      $200.00


SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS
Additions & Alterations

Building Fees
     0000-2000 sq. ft.         $175.00 
     2001-3000 sq. ft.    $200.00 
     3001-4000 sq. ft.    $225.00 
     4001<         sq. ft.     $250.00 

Electrical Fees
    Any square footage     $100.00


TWO-FAMILY DWELLINGS
New Construction

Building Fees
     0000-2000 sq. ft.    $525.00
     2001-3000 sq. ft.     $600.00 
     3001-4000 sq. ft.     $675.00 
     4001<         sq. ft.     $750.00 

Electrical Fees
     Any square footage     $300.00


MULTI-FAMILY DWELLINGS/APARTMENTS/INDUSTRIAL
New Construction

Building Fees

Based on total cost of construction
$ 15,000-    $150.00 Minimum Fee 
$  15,001-$100,000    Additional $4.00 for each $1,000 of cost
$100,001-$500,000    Additional $3.00 for each $1,000 of cost
$500,001<    Additional $2.00 for each $1,000 of cost

Electrical Fees
    One and a quarter percent of total electrical contract amount
    $150.00 minimum fee; Anything above $12,000.00 is over minimum 


MOBILE/MANUFACTURED HOMES
Includes both Building & Electrical Inspections

    Single Wide     $100.00 
    Double Wide    $200.00

 


FIREWORKS

    $50.00


DETACHED GARAGE

Building fees
    $150.00

Electrical Fees
    $100.00


POLE BARN

Building fees
    $100.00

Electrical Fees
    $50.00


IN-GROUND POOL

Building fees
    $125.00

Electrical Fees
     $100.00 


STORAGE BUILDING


Building Fees
    $50.00

Electrical Fees
     $50.00


FENCE
Over 6 feet in height

Building Fees
    $50.00

 


DECK
Covered or over 30" in Height

Building Fees
     $100.00


DEMOLITION

     $25.00

 


STATE JURISDICTION BUILDING
State Approval letter needed to obtain permit

     $150.00

 


ONE-TRIP ELECTRICAL INSPECTION

      $50.00

 


RE-INSPECTION

      $25.00

 


CONSULTATION

      $50.00


HVAC Inspector - Tim England 
Phone 502-573-0395 or 270-404-3583

Plumbing Inspector - David Cochran 
Phone 270-651-5562