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Please be aware that effective Monday, August 6th, the City’s fees for building permits and fines as well as fees for planning and zoning actions will be increased pursuant to action taken by the Hartford Court of Common Council on Monday, July 9th, 2018.


Click here for New Fee Pricing Schedule.



The Department of Development Services (DDS) is comprised of five divisions that collectively provide services related to economic development, job growth, urban planning, housing, code enforcement & zoning, blight remediation, and cultural & special events.  Our department can assist if you seek assistance to improve your home, need a building permit for remodeling or new construction, register your business, or understand zoning requirements, to name a few.  Explore our links below or the services in the top menu to learn more.  Or contact us if you have any questions.

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Housing, Economic Development, Planning & Zoning is located at 250 Constitution Plaza, 4th Floor
   Licenses & Inspections is located at 260 Constitution Plaza, Ground Floor

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