Building / Planning / Code Enforcement


The Code Enforcement - Building Department is the City’s enforcement arm for the Glen Rose Municipal Code, which includes:
  • Building Codes
  • Electrical Codes
  • Fire Codes
  • Health and Safety Codes
  • Historical Preservation Ordinance
  • Nuisance Codes
  • Plumbing Codes
  • Zoning Ordinances


​​All permits, except Garage Sale permits, are issued from the Code Enforcement Office.

Click here for Permit fee schedule.

International Codes
Glen Rose uses the 2009 edition of all international codes and the 2008 National Electrical Code (NEC). In addition, we follow the Public Works Construction Standards produced by the North Central Texas Council of Governments.

Report a Violation
In order to report a violation you can contact the Code Enforcement Office at 254-897-2272 or you can complete an online Report Form.