Building Department


The Building Department works to ensure safe, efficient and orderly development within the Town of Eagle. We are a public organization that puts customer service first by utilizing motivated professionals who contribute toward shaping the Town of Eagle as a community of choice.

We are here to serve the community and assist with code related questions, conduct site inspections, and ensure compliance with the International Building Code, Town ordinances, and regulations. The Building Division is responsible for reviewing building plans and permit applications. We also maintain records of completed building permits and inspections.

Inspection requests may be called in at 970-328-9626. Please contact us no later than 4 p.m. and your inspection will be scheduled for the next available inspection date.

Building Code

The Town of Eagle uses the 2015 International Building Code (IBC), 2015 International Residential Code (IRC), 2015 International Mechanical Code (IMC), 2015 International Plumbing Code (IPC), 2017 National Electrical Code (NEC), 2015 International Energy Code, and the 2015 International Fuel Gas. Code books can be purchased through the International Code Council at their Online Store.

The Municipal Code does not cover all building codes and please refer to the above International Codes for complete information, however please note that the Town of Eagle has adopted amendments to these codes that are part of Title 13, Eagle Municipal Code - Building and Construction. Please view the Eagle Municipal Code: Title 13 - Building & Construction  for more information.

Attention Contractors:

NEW!  Meritage Systems Online Permitting 

The Town of Eagle Building Department is pleased to offer online Meritage Systems ContractorConnect Online Permitting. You can now submit your building permit application right from your office, home or mobile device. 

Convenience at your fingertips:
One-time Registration
Guided Application Process
Upload Plans and Documents  
Review Application Status
Online Fee Payments 
Request Project Inspection 
Access Permit History

To get started, CLICK HERE for more information 

*If you are already using contractor connect in other jurisdictions, there is no need to register again. 

Questions? Contact the Building Department 970-328-9655 M-F 8AM to 5PM