The engineering division performs a variety of professional, technical, and inspection services, including the issuance of permits.
Emergency Plumbing Work
Work requiring a plumbing permit and inspection that is performed on an emergency basis is exempt from obtaining a plumbing permit prior to the commencement of work.
However, a plumbing permit must be obtained within 24 hours (weekends and holidays excluded), from the time of inspection or a double fee will be applied.
Typical Settings for Plumbing Work
Standards for the Installation of Water Mains
Standards for the Installation of Water Mains (PDF - 1.32MB)
The water code is Title XI WATER UTILITY of the Saint Paul Code of Ordinances.