Building Department

The mission of the Building Department is to provide quality services to the community in a manner that is comprehensive, efficient, knowledgeable and helpful.  The Building Department promotes and insures that all development in the city of Glenwood Springs is constructed in accordance with the standards of safety established by the Uniform Codes.  

  1. Victor Meraz

    Building Official
    Phone: 970-384-6410

Key Functions

Key department functions include

  • Building Plan Review
  • Contractor Licensing & Information
  • Inspections

Direct E-mail to file building permit applications

Start Date: August 19, 2019

Now you can E-mail building permit applications directly to the Building Department and they will not be lost in someone’s personal E-mail.

Just scan your document and its attachments and send it to:

If a plan review deposit is required, we will contact you for payment which is due before we perform the plan review. When the permit is ready for pickup, we will notify you by E-mail. You can make payment for the permit fees by check or by credit card.

City of Glenwood Springs COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT 101 W. 8TH STREET GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO 81601 970/384-6411 E-Mail: