How do I schedule a building inspection?

Please Note: A minimum of 24 hours advance notice is required to schedule all inspections.  You will need to provide your name, phone number, address, permit number, and type of construction.

To schedule a final zoning inspection for an accessory structure (shed / fence / carport / etc.) OR to schedule a stormwater inspection for a sump/stormwater control please call the Township Permitting Office at 412-486-0400 x 1304. 

To schedule a building inspection please contact the Township Building Inspector, Kevin Karman, directly at 412-491-6868 or by emailing

To schedule an electrical inspection, please contact the Township Electrical Inspector, Gene Meaner, directly at 412-821-0337 x 39. 

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1. What is the process for obtaining a building permit?
2. What types of structures require a permit?
3. How long will it take to get an answer on my permit application?
4. Will I need engineered plans?
5. Can I use a hard top / retractable / auto cover instead of a fence for my in-ground pool?
6. Do I need a permit to install or improve a driveway or patio?
7. Can I get a verbal answer on my plans?
8. What do I need if I'm putting a fence on my property?
9. How do I schedule a building inspection?
10. Can I have chickens on my property?
11. What do I need if I'm putting in a pool or hot tub?
12. What do I need if I have to do excavation on my property?
13. How do I get a demolition permit?
14. How do I go about getting a conditional use permit?