Engineering 2017-03-17T23:52:14+00:00

Engineering

Commissioner Anthony DeSantis  716-827-6426 / Fax 716-827-1866

The Commissioner of Public Works is responsible for matters relating to the construction, management, maintenance and operation of physical properties within the function of the Department of Public Works, oversees the Code Enforcement and the Buildings & Maintenance Department of the city.

Licensed Contractors

Master Electricians

Master Plumbers

FILING FEE: $17.00 1-5 fixtures – $4 per6-10 fixtures – $3 per 10 + fixtures – $2 per

BUILDING PERMITS RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION: < 1,000 sq ft – $40 1,001-2,000 sq ft – $70> 2,001 – $100each additional 1,000 sq ft – $10

RESIDENTIAL REPAIRS & ALTERATIONS:up to $5,000 value – $10 each $1,000 thereafter – $2FENCE PERMITS $20 FeeNo fence shall be higher than 6 feet and must meet criteria for placement. Survey required. Call Engineering office for specifications.

  • Electrical Permits:  All electricians MUST be licensed by the City of Lackawanna

    RESIDENTIAL:  minimum residential – $25   /   complete original electrical two family dwelling – $50

    COMMERCIAL:  25,000 watts – $50 / 25,000 – 50,000 watts – $100 / 50,000 watts – $200
    Fire Alarm Systems – $1.50 per station, $20 minimum

  • PLUMBING PERMITS:  All plumbers MUST be licensed by the City of Lackawanna