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Homeowner permit FAQ

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Bloomington Briefing Published September 1, 2021

Are you a homeowner in Bloomington with a question about installing a fence? Maybe you want to ask about a residential building permit? Find this and more on the new frequently asked questions webpage at

The updated webpage is easy to navigate with a larger font size and a dropdown accordion view. The FAQ are organized into sections such as decks, garages, roofing and driveways. Each section has specialized questions, which makes it easier to find answers. 

Some answers include links to other pages or external documents that might be helpful to solve your issue. With more than 100 questions, the FAQ webpage aims to serve Bloomington residents as a dependable and trusted source for homeowner permit needs. 

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