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Building Permits Primer Webinar

10.17.2023 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm



2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost: $25
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75 West 5th St., Fifth Floor South
Saint Paul, MN 55102 United States
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Do I need a permit for my building project? Curious as to why? Puzzled by what determines when you need a permit and when you don’t? Then this class is for you! Gain useful knowledge about the ins and outs of permitting from this comprehensive webinar. Building Permits Primer will cover when you need a permit, why you need one and what you need to know before applying. The class will review building and related projects, including permits for fencing, electrical systems, heating and cooling (HVAC) and plumbing.

Instructor Chukwunyere ‘Chuks’ Ugochukwu recently built a home and will share his experience and provide examples from communities of various size across the state. Professor of Planning and Community Development at St. Cloud State University, Chuks specializes in heritage preservation, community and urban design, community development and land use. Chuks has served on the city of St. Cloud’s Zoning Board of Appeals and currently represents the University on the city’s Heritage Preservation Commission.

Brought to you by Rethos: Places Reimagined, this course has been approved by the Minnesota Commissioner of Commerce for 2 hours of real estate continuing education. It is open to all.

Questions about registration prices, COVID-19 protocol, or refunds/cancellations? Read our Need-To-Know page! Tickets are $25 per attendee (realtors must pay for CE credits). If you are not a realtor and this price is not feasible for you at this time, please reach out to Emily Noyes at emilyn@rethos.org for a scholarship!

The Rethos Education program is funded in part by the State of Minnesota from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the Minnesota Historical Society.