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If you are looking to create jobs, talk with us. We process Building Permits including Plan Review, Inspections and coordination with other agencies to issue Permits. We process Development Applications including environmental review, provide zoning information and support long-range planning through the County’s General Plan. Code Enforcement responds to Building, Land Use, Abandoned Vehicles, Noise, Nuisance Abatement and the County’s Restrictions on Cultivation of Medical Marijuana Ordinance complaints.

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SMIP Fee Increase - July 1, 2014

Monday, June 30, 2014/Categories: News & Announcements

Attention, The CA Department of Conservation who regulates the Strong Motion Instrumentation and Seismic Hazard Mapping fee (AKA: SMIP) have recently passed a bill (SB 861)signed into law by Governor Brown on June 20th , 2014 that there will be a fee increase . This is to inform you that this fee increase for building permits is effective July 1st, 2014 to provide for increased mapping of faults. The fee increase is explained in the attached document below. 

SMIP Fee Increase - July 1, 2014



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7 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965

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