A Permit is required for all fence types.
9-2-1: BUILDING PERMITS AND FEES:
A. Permits Required: It is unlawful for any person to erect, construct, enlarge, alter, repair, improve, remove, convert, demolish or install any building, structure, fence or manufactured/mobile home without first obtaining from the building department a building permit, which said permit is the authority to commence construction or installation. The building department shall be strictly bound by the provisions of the international building code and state laws pertaining to buildings. (Ord. 147, 1-19-1994; amd. 2008 Code)
B. Permit Fees: Any person seeking a building permit must pay a building permit fee to the city. The building permit fee schedule is attached to the ordinance codified herein as exhibit A and made a part hereof. (Ord. 147, 1-19-1994)
A. Materials Of Construction: Any fence must be built from construction materials normally used in the construction of fences. The use of pallets to construct a fence is specifically prohibited. The city reserves the right to deny a building permit for a fence if it is not made from materials normally and commonly used for the construction of a fence. (Ord. 147, 1-19-1994)
B. Height: No fence may exceed the requirements as provided in subsections 10-6-4C and 10-6-6B3 of this code. (Ord. 147, 1-19-1994; amd. 2008 Code)
C. Electric Fences: Any person desiring to construct an electric fence within the city must, before constructing such fence, have the prior approval of the city council, and such has the authority to deny any person the right to construct such fence, or may designate the type and manner of construction. Anyone constructing an electric fence within the city without first receiving a permit therefor from the city council shall be liable for a fine, and the court levying such fine may order the immediate removal of such fence. (Ord. 35, 11-10-1977)
405 E 41st St
Garden City, ID 83714
PO BOX 9306
Boise, ID 83707
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