City waives winter storm repair permit fees

City waives winter storm repair permit fees

The City of College Station’s Planning and Development Services is waiving required permit fees for residential or commercial repairs related to this week’s winter storm. To receive the waiver when applying through the city’s online permitting system (eTRAKIT), select “2021 Winter Storm Repair”as the permit type, then the appropriate subtype for the repair.  The permit fee waiver will be in effect for permit applications through March 7. Work not related to storm damage does not qualify. Continue reading City waives winter storm repair permit fees

Beware opportunists taking advantage of hail damage

Beware opportunists taking advantage of hail damage

While Sunday’s hailstorm certainly wasn’t a large-scale disaster, it did enough damage to set opportunists and scammers in motion. If you get such a call, check with the Better Business Bureau to make sure the company is legitimate and has a good reputation. Roofing contractors also must be registered with the City of College Station and are required to obtain a building permit. Continue reading Beware opportunists taking advantage of hail damage