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Building for a safe community

The Building Safety Mission: Guide safe construction and responsible development for the community.   

Open Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Planning and Development Center
4700 Elmore Road

Permit Counter: 343-8211
Permit Counter Fax: 343-8214
Building Code Questions: 343-8211
Main Office: 343-8301

Questions on Permits:
Website Comments: Building Safety Webmaster
Employee Search: Municipal Employee Directory

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NOTE: On Wednesdays, the Permit Counter has limited service from 8 a.m.-9 a.m. and plan review has limited service until 10 a.m. to facilitate consistency meetings. Permit submittals [new applications, change orders, etc.] must be received in the permit office before 4 p.m. Please call the Building Safety office at 343-8301 if you cannot make the 4 p.m. deadline, as we may be able to make arrangements to accommodate a late submittal.

    • Building Safety
    • Building Offical & Director : Kent Kohlhase
    • 4700 Elmore Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
    • 907 343-8301
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