The City of Mountlake Terrace has resumed requests for inspections for all existing construction projects for work activities that can be performed while meeting social distancing requirements in accordance with the addendum to the Governor’s “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” Proclamation issued on April 24, 2020.
Existing low-risk construction projects are those that do not require workers to be closer than six-feet together and were issued permits by the city prior to the Governor’s Stay Home-Stay Healthy Order (March 23, 2020). These projects include residential, commercial and public construction.
Building inspections requested before 3:00 p.m. will be scheduled for the following regular business day. Inspections requested after 3:00 p.m. will be scheduled on the second business day. Electrical inspections take place on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday only.
To request or schedule an inspection, please complete our online form, visit our online permit portal or call our inspection request line at 425-775-9694 and have your permit number and address ready. For questions regarding inspections, please call 425-744-6267.
Permits for construction related to essential activities, those associated with a public entity, governmental function or facility, or to address emergency repairs, will continue to be accepted. If you need submittal instructions, please call 425-744-6267.
Requirements for contractors to comply with comprehensive COVID-19 exposure control, mitigation, recovery plans and safety practices are enforced by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries.