The Greatest Challenge: When tornadoes roared through our community December 11, 2021, the loss of lives and destruction of property created the greatest challenge our community has faced in modern time. This is our story of resiliency through the eyes of your City employees and other community leaders. Read Our Story

If you'd like to contribute your own personal tornado story, please email your story to Stories may be edited at the City's discretion.

Progress Inspections

The following progress inspections are required during a construction project.

  • Footing Excavation
  • Foundation
  • Under Floor
  • Concrete Floors
  • Framing or Structure
  • Vent/Duct Rough-In
  • Energy
  • Sprinkler System
  • Plumbing (inspected by the state inspector, please call 270-781-8039)
  • HVAC Inspections (inspected by the state inspector, please call 270-404-3583)
  • Lath / Gypsum Wall Board
  • Penetrations
  • Right of Way
  • Sidewalks / Drives
  • Final
Please call 270-393-3676 or 270-393-3615 to schedule a progress inspection.
Customer Service

Plan Reviews

Electrical Permits
270-393-3615 / 270-393-3676

Electrical Inspections

Building Permits & Inspections
270-393-3615 / 270-393-3676


707 E Main Ave
Bowling Green, KY 42101

P.O. Box 430
Bowling Green, KY 42102

8:00am - 4:00pm (Mon-Fri)

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