Recent windstorms have wreaked havoc on fences and caused a surge in applications for city fence permits.
Fence permits are required if more than 8 linear feet of fencing is replaced, repaired, modified or constructed.
If you have more than 8 linear feet of damaged fence, you may temporarily shore up the damaged fence as best as possible while waiting for the city to review your application and issue a permit. The city is working to process the surge of applications as quickly as possible, but you might experience some delay in receiving your permit.
Get your permit online
Use our online eTRAKiT tool to apply, pay for and receive permits and schedule inspections. No visit to the Lakewood Civic Center is required.
Use these resources to help you through this process:
Follow fence design standards
New and replacement fencing must also meet the city’s design standards: