Joel Hoistad- Building Official
420 Nebraska Ave
Breckenridge, MN 56520
Cell Phone: 701-403-9537
Building Officials duties:
Issues all building permits, sign permits, sidewalk permits, etc.
Inspects construction projects to insure all codes are being met.
Answers zoning questions including floodplain issues.
Answer questions regarding setbacks.
Can help with property lines on new City developments, otherwise a homeowner must contact a surveyor.
All construction in the City limits require a building permit (example: roofing, siding, interior structural changes, etc.).
Painting, cabinets, papering, floor covering and similar finish work.
Sheds or storage buildings that are 200 sq. ft. or less.
Window inserts and window replacement of same size
Decks less than 30 inches above ground and not attached.
Fences 7 feet tall or less.
Fees are based on a fee schedule set by the City Council.
For a listing of our city ordinances can be found HERE. If you are unable to find an answer to your question, please call City Hall at (218)643-1431.
Reporting Nuisance regarding grass, junk & debris, dilapidated structure, etc.
Do you have too much "stuff"? Items to dispose of and where to dispose.
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