The Building and Safety public counter is open for appointments only. Please call 402-441-7882 to request an appointment regarding Residential or Commercial Building permits.


SelecTXT – Text "Hello" to 888-405-9508 to schedule inspections

Welcome to the City of Lincoln's Building and Safety Department. Our mission is to promote the quality of life for Lincoln's citizens through fire, housing, and building code enforcement.

As part of the Development Services Center, we work with other city and county agencies – Health, Planning, Transportation and Utilities, and Urban Development – to streamline the construction process as well as to promote a safe community for the citizens of Lincoln and of Lancaster County.

Chad Blahak, Director
Building and Safety Department and
Manager of the Development Services Center

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