Building & Zoning Department
The City's Building Department Inspectors review plans and oversee construction, alteration, repair, use, occupancy, and maintenance of buildings, structures, and signs.
All construction, including new construction, remodeling, additions, fences and walls, signs, swimming pools, exterior HVAC, basketball hoops, tents, accessory buildings, and other types of improvements require permits and must be done in accordance with the applicable City of Madeira Ordinances, and the latest edition of the Residential Code of Ohio (RCO) and the State of Ohio Building Code (OBC).
Zoning and Building code approval are both obtained with the same application form. This Building & Zoning Permit Applicatoin may be found under the "How Do I . . .?" heading on the home page.