Community & Economic Development

The Community & Economic Development Department serves Adams County through an integrated and equitable approach to planning and community investment. We partner with neighborhoods, businesses, agencies, and others to bring about positive change for Adams County. Our direct responsibilities include economic development, community development, one-stop development services, land use and development review, building inspection, and environmental programs including oversight of oil and gas development. For more information, please consult the department’s menu.

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Using the E-Permit Center, you can apply for, review, pay for, and print out building permits at any time from any computer or mobile device. In addition, residents and developers can use the E-Permit Center to schedule conceptual review meetings to get early input on more complex projects such as subdivisions and rezoning requests.

Other permits include:

How Do I Find the Status of My Permit Application? (.pdf)

Please call 720.523.6800 or email [email protected] if you need help with the following:
  • Assistance with the E-Permit Center or your E-Permit Center account
  • Questions regarding submittal items for applications or resubmittals
  • Submitting items for a new application or resubmittal
    • Once all documents have been uploaded for review, emailing us is preferred as we do not receive notification of your new uploads.

If you need assistance scheduling an appointment, please call 720.523.6800. Please direct all inquiries to the appropriate email address below.

  • E-Permit Center:  [email protected]
  • Building Safety:  [email protected]
    • Adams County Building Safety Division will transition to a 4-10 schedule for building inspections. Building inspection scheduling will be available Tuesday-Friday and inspection hours will be 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Electrical inspections will continue to be offered Monday-Friday and inspections will be performed 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Planning & Zoning:  [email protected]
  • CORA requests – Forms and contact information can be found at

More information about how to submit land use cases and building inspection information can be found on our E-Permit Center website.

Jenni Hall
Fx: 720.523.6998


One Stop Counter
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(excluding building closure days)

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Eye on Adams

Eye on Adams is an online resource that allows users to track building permits, code violations, and dozens of other functions in unincorporated portions of Adams County. Search by address, neighborhood, zip code, or project with a few simple clicks in this interactive map and view a video overview of Eye on Adams: