Building Inspection Information

Building Inspection Information         

  • For a complete handout on the inspection process and requirements, please see here


Inspection days/times

  • All inspections are conducted between the hours of 8 AM and 2:30 pm, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. No inspections on Wednesdays
    • Please note, for new home builders in Homestead area, where there are special inspectors hired, inspections are conducted 5 days a week (including Wednesdays) 
  • Due to COVID-19 we are offering limited virtual inspections for interior Residential permits. (These are at the discretion of the city inspector.)
  • Note: The city is closed on all major holidays

How to Request Inspection 

To request an inspection for an ongoing city permitted project, 

  • Call the inspection line (707) 678-7005.
  • This is a 24 hour automated request line. 
    • All Inspections called in prior to 3:30 pm are automatically scheduled for next inspection day. 
    • All requests made after 3:30 pm will automatically be scheduled the second available city inspection day.  
  • When requesting an inspection, please speak slowly and clearly and leave all of the following information:
    • Permit Number
    • Site address
    • Contact name and phone number
    • Type of inspection required, and 
    • Any special notes (e.g. AM or PM request, do you have dogs in back yard, etc.)
  • AM or PM requests are not guaranteed, but we will try to honor them as best as possible 
  • Please note, due to limited staff, no confirmation calls are made to inspection requests.