Updated as of 8:05 a.m. April 6, 2020
HBA of F-M is monitoring and communicating with local jurisdictions on issues that impact homebuilding and construction, including building inspection disruptions. We will send email communications as the situation warrants. You can also check this page on our website for the local updates.
Here's the latest:
Audubon, Barnesville, Dilworth, Glyndon, Sabin - Inspections happening as usual.
Moorhead - The city's inspections team is working to continue support of the Moorhead building community while taking precautions relating to the threat of COVID-19. Click here for details on their protocol and contact information. The city encourages photographic and video submissions for inspections.
Casselton, Kindred, Mapleton, Oxbow - A protocol is in place for asking questions in regard to conducting inspections.
Frontier and Reile's Acres - Inspections happening as usual.
Fargo - City offices are closed to the public. Inspectors have been given a protocol for asking questions in regard to conducting inspections and more detail will be communicated. Contact the inspections office.
Horace - Effective April 8, the city of Horace will implement these requirements into conducting building inspections:
West Fargo - Administrators have reviewed the city's response to the COVID-19 crisis as it pertains to building inspection procedures and decided to conduct on-site framing and final inspections consistent with the procedure set forth March 24. On March 30, the city announced that it is developing a process to take in new permit applications and further updated its inspections protocol.
Adjust work practices to ensure the safety of your employees, trade partners and customers.
National Association of Home Builders has a page dedicated to assessing potential hazards specific to our industry.
Here are sample questions to ask: