Building & Zoning

Building & Zoning

Phone: 304-845-5511
Fax: 304-845-3475
Emergencies: Call 911

Monday – Friday
8 AM – 4 PM
(excluding holidays)

Glen Dale City Building
402 Wheeling Avenue
Glen Dale, WV 26038

Eric Cunningham, Zoning Officer


Estimated Cost Fee
$0.00 – $499.00 $0.00
$500.00 – $4,999.99 $10.00
$5,000.00 – $25,000.00 $25.00
$25,000.00 and above $1.00 per $1,000

No permit is needed for repairs by homeowners up to $500 unless a contractor is doing the work. All contractors and subcontractors are required to be licensed by the City before a Building Permit can be approved.

Business and Occupation tax must be paid on all jobs.

General contractors pay B&O tax on the entire job.

Every subcontractor is required to pay B&O tax on their portion of the job.

Approved Building Permits expire one year from the issue date.

All requests for building permits will be made by completing a building permit application. For construction, additions or remodeling, a statement of the intended use along with a layout or plot plan showing the exact dimensions and location is required.