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Effective January 1, 2023, all credit card transactions will be charged an additional fee of 2.9% of the total amount due.

We will assist with building permits, contractor’s licensing, right-of-way and utility permits, bonding, security guard applications and general development coordination. Please email questions to
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Financial guarantee will be requested for any work done in the public right-of-way, or for public infrastructure construction. Please see a complete list of bond document templates and related policies.

The City of Brighton is in compliance with the Electricians Practice Act and CRS 12-115-120.