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Department of Buildings

Fireworks stands require permits from DOB; we will be processing applications through July 3, 2024. New applicants should view this form and follow the outlined steps, while returning applicants should follow the instructions laid out in this form. For any questions, please Contact DOB.

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Tent Permit

Permit Description

A structure, enclosure or shelter constructed of fabric or pliable material. Often used for temporary purposes and special events.

Submission Requirements

  1. Architectural drawings along with a site plan are required to detail the dimensions of the tent or tents. To include the location of electric generators.
  2. If the tent will be located in public space (public alley, street or sidewalk). Please contact the District Department of Transportation (DDOT).

Application Process

  1. Begin your permit application under the permit type for a Tent Permit.
  2. Complete all required questions/fields (i.e. number of tents, whether the tent is for a special event and tent dimensions).



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