Community Services

Street Cut and Revocable Encroachment Permits

Washoe County Street Cut Permit

A Street Cut Permit shall be obtained from the Washoe County CSD Engineering and Capital Projects Division prior to starting work within the Washoe County right-of-way.  The Permittee shall be a utility company or contractor licensed, bonded, and insured to do work in Nevada.  The purpose of the permit is to establish requirements for cutting, excavating, backfilling, restoring and maintaining public streets and alleys within the Washoe County right-of-way and is subject to the provisions required by Sections 85.058 through 85.115, inclusively, of the Washoe County Code.
Street Cut Permit Application

Subsurface Utility Improvement Submittal

A Subsurface Utility Improvement Submittal is due to Washoe County Community Services Department Engineering Division for Subsurface Utility Improvement Projects consisting of more than 500 lineal feet of utility installation.
Subsurface Utility Improvement Submittal

Development Services Application

The Development Services Application is due to Washoe County Community Services Department Engineering Division for Subsurface Utility Improvement Projects consisting of more than 500 lineal feet of utility installation.
Development Services Application

Revocable Encroachment Permit

A Revocable Encroachment Permit shall be obtained from the Washoe County CSD Engineering and Capital Projects Division before any person makes any obstacle or encroachment in the right-of-way of any public highway, road, street or alley within the Unincorporated areas of the County as required by Sections 85.056 and 85.05, inclusively, of the Washoe County Code.
Revocable Encroachment Application

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