Due to COVID – 19, new permitting procedures effective May 18, 2021, have been implemented for the well-being and safety of our customers, employees and community.  

Please adhere to the following:

1. No more than two customers in office at a time.  All others shall have to wait outside the building and maintain 6’ social distancing.  Only one person per customer so we may serve two customers at the same time.
2. Maintain 6’ social distancing.   
3. Face coverings are optional for vaccinated employees and visitors.
4. Face coverings are strongly encouraged for non-vaccinated employees and visitors.
5. Use hand sanitizer upon entering facility.
6. Credit Card & Check payments only (NO CASH)


If you think you need a permit, contact the Public Works Department for additional information and specifications at 817.514.5806. Permits are needed prior to starting work or having a garage sale. If you are a homeowner and you use a contractor to do electrical, mechanical, structural, or plumbing work, be aware that the contractor should have a permit with the City of Watauga. 

For more information on acquiring permits from the Public Works Department, please refer to the documents below.  Permits can be acquired at the Public Works Department located at 7800 Virgil Anthony Sr. Boulevard inside the Water Tower. 

How to Get A(n)

Action Center

Permit Fee List