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Community Development Service Portal
(Permits, Inspections, Plans)
The Engineering Division
1st Floor of City Hall.
Hours: Mon-Fri ⋅ 8am – 5pm
Phone: (208) 773-4235
Please Note: When paying fees online you will be charged an additional 3.3%. This will be listed in your receipt and for your convenience be added into your grand total.
Bill Melvin – City Engineer
Robert Palus – Assistant City Engineer
James Mulcahy – Staff Engineer
James Spalsbury – Engineering Technician
Dakota Torkelson – Engineering Technician
Jennifer Poindexter – Administrative Specialist
Heidi Varney – Permit Coordinator
Commercial Building Permits and Plans
Our new Community Development Portal is live! If you had a portal account in our old system, you will need to create a new account. If you have any questions/concerns please feel free to contact email@example.com.
The mission of the Engineering Division is to provide efficient support to the Public Works Department, Citywide departments, as well as developers and contractors. The Engineering Division strives to provide consistent judgment and fairness in our dealings with developers and contractors to allow for development to proceed in an economical manner while protecting the interests, health and welfare of the citizens of the City of Post Falls. The Engineering Division also pursues upholding a good representation of City Government.
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