CITY OF WALKER MASTER PLAN

**2016 BUDGET**

FINANCE/PUBLIC RECORDS

 THE CITY OF WALKER ACCEPTS ONLINE CREDIT/DEBIT CARD PAYMENTS.

*DONATIONS FOR CHALLENGER FIELD*

 

CITATIONS*ALCOHOL LICENSES*OCCUPATIONAL LICENSES*PARKS & RECREATION*ANIMAL CONTROL*PROPERTY TAXES*BUILDING PERMITS  

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UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Planning and Zoning  Meeting 

Monday, August 14, 2017 @ 5:00 p.m.

Council Meeting 

 Monday, August 14, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.

 

 

 The Water We Drink

Consumer Confidence Report

Consumer Confidence Report 2013 (water report)

Consumer Confidence Report 2014 (water report)

Consumer Confidence Report 2015 (water report)

Consumer Confidence Report 2016

 Cross Connection Control - Appendix D (Louisiana State Plumbing Code) 

Part XIV (Plumbing) Title 51 (Public Health Sanitary Code) Section 609 - Protection of Potable Water Supply

FLOOD AWARENESS

Flood Awareness

 

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 Walker recycles!

Recycle bin is located on Ball Park Road past the DPW Buildig (13740 Ball Park Road)

 

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Building permits & inspections

Permits & Inspections

Walker Municipal Building
10136 Florida Boulevard
Walker, LA 70785

Phone: 225.665.8893

Contact Building Inspector, Nancy Kimble

Contact Permit Technician/Floodplaint Manager, Nancy Kimble
Hours
7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday

The City of Walker's permitting and building inspection program exists to improve the quality of life for our citizens by ensuring that residential and commercial construction in our community complies with established standards, and that building codes are enforced. We are also committed to quality customer service by providing access to most licensing and permit procedures and applications online.

How the process works

Building permits are required to erect, construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert or demolish all structures, commercial and residential, in the City of Walker. This includes everything from new building construction to fences, fireplaces, pools and signs. For detailed procedures for each type of construction, click the appropriate link below. Links to actual permit applications online are below.

» Planning and zoning: A Step by step guide
» For Homeowners: Acquiring a building permit for residential construction
» For Contractors: Acquiring a building permit for residential construction
» For Contractors: Acquiring a building permit for commercial construction
» For Contractors: Acquiring electrical, plumbing and mechanical permits
» Culvert & catch basin requirements
» Street light request
» Floodplain management
» Acquiring an address
» Code enforcement

Building permit fees

Planning & Zoning application fee $30, plus clerk of court filing fee
Clerk of Court filing fee $102 per page up to 11x17
  $150 per page for larger than 11x17
Residential building permit fee Based upon square footage of the dwelling
Commercial building permit fee Based on the project cost
Culvert & catch basin application fee $30 for landscaping culvert permit
$20 for driveway culvert permit

Building permit applications online

To obtain the necessary building permits, click the appropriate application links below.

» Planning & Zoning application
» Building permit application
» Electrical permit application
» Mechanical permit application
» Plumbing permit application
» Culvert & Catch Basin permit application

ZONING REQUEST

Need to know what a property is zoned. Submit a Zoning request form.

Building codes

Your plans will be reviewed for code compliance. For a list of applicable construction codes and editions, click here.

Contractor licensing

All contractors doing business in the City of Walker must have a contractor's license for the City of Walker. To obtain a license application, click here. You must also supply the following to obtain or renew the license:

» A current Louisiana state license
» General liability with the City of Walker as certificate holder
» A $5,000 surety bond made out for the City of Walker
» Pay a $100 fee for January 1 through December 31 of each year

All licenses expire December 31 of each year. No permits or licenses will be issued to the contractor without proper information in our records. If you have any questions, please contact the City of Walker's Permit Department at 225.665.8893 or email permits@walker-la.gov.

 

City of Walker Permit Department
P.O. Box 217
Walker, LA 70785
Office: 225.665.8893
Fax: 225.664.0140

Email permits@walker-la.gov