Did You Know . . . You Need a Permit to Install a Fence?

Posted on Monday October 05, 2020
Did you know that you need a permit to build a fence in the City of Holton? There is no fee the get a fence permit, but there are rules about placement that must be followed.  You also must have a gate so that the meter reader can access your meter if you plan to enclose that part of your yard.  So if you are considering putting up a fence on your property, call city hall first to make sure you are putting it in the right place!  Jeff Draper, Code Enforcement Officer, would be happy to come out and meet with you at your property to make sure your fence is in compliance.