Planning and Zoning Contacts

BUILDING PERMIT & SIGN PERMIT

Contact:  Fire Prevention Division 
270-444-8527 


BUILDING PLAN REVIEW PRIOR TO BUILDING PERMIT

Review of proposed building, electrical, HVAC, sprinkler, foundation, etc.
Contact:  Fire Prevention Division 
270-444-8600


BUSINESS LICENSE

Business License Requirements
Contact:  Finance Department
270-444-8513


CLEARING - SITE BURNING  

No burning is allowed within City limits except site clearing by permit.  Permit must be obtained from Air Quality Division Local EPA office and Paducah Fire Department.  Fire Chief or Fire Marshal must be notified of scheduled time.
Contact:  Dept for Natural Resources & Environmental
Protection Air Quality Division
4500 Clarks River Road
270-898-8468


FIRE DEPARTMENT CONNECTIONS

Connection required for Fire Department, location and size.
Contact:  Paducah Fire Department
270-444-8521


FLOOD CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

Construction within a floodway
Contact:  Fire Prevention Division
270-444-8600
Engineering-Public Works Department 
270-444-8511


FLOODPLAIN INFORMATION

Flood Insurance Zones - Location of Floodway Boundaries - Copies of Areas
Contact:  Engineering-Public Works Department
270-444-8511


KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS ENCROACHMENT

Any work within State Route Roadways
Contact:  Permit Officer
KY Dept of Highways
270-898-2431


REFUSE CONTAINER

Questions regarding container, pick-up, and location.
Contact:  Engineering-Public Works Department
270-444-8567


SITE PLAN AND ZONING REQUIREMENTS

Plan of Proposed Development, Zone, Set-backs, Screening
Contact:  City Planner
270-444-8690


STATE PLUMBING CODES

Sewer installation on private property; general plumbing information
Contact:  State Plumbing Inspector
Paducah/McCracken County Health Department
270-444-9631


STORMWATER MANAGEMENT PLAN AND STREET DESIGN

Detention Facility; Proposed Public and Private
Contact:  Engineering-Public Works Department
270-444-8511


STREAM CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

Relocation of Stream - Questions regarding National Flood Insurance Program
Community Number 210152
Contact:  Floodplain Management Section

Division of Water
Frankfort, KY 502-564-3410


STREET BLOCK PERMIT

 Temporary Street Closure for Events such as Parades, Block Parties, etc. (Not for Construction Closure)

 Contact:  Parks Department 

 270-444-8508


STREET CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

 Any work within City right-of-way to include Driveway Entrance, Sidewalk, Curb & Gutter
Contact:  Engineering-Public Works Department
270-444-8511


TEMPORARY STREET CLOSURE PERMIT

Temporary Street Closure Permit Due to Construction
Contact:  Fire Prevention Division 
270-444-8527


UTILITIES

Atmos Energy
1-800-621-1867

AT&T 
1-270-557-6500

Comcast Cable
1-270-442-6382

Jackson Purchase Energy
1-270-442-7321 or 1-800-633-4044

Paducah Power System
1-270-575-4000

Paducah Water
1-270-442-2746

Paducah/McCracken Joint Sewer Agency
1-270-575-0056