Phased Construction

Grading
  • A permit is not required for preparation of a site within private property limits.
Foundation
  • Building plans must include:
    • Foundation plan
    • Foundation cross section and details
    • Calculations are required to substantiate loads on the foundation system
  • Four copies are required
  • Site plan requirements are identical to full submittal requirements except a landscaping plan is not required.
  • Submit seven complete site plans, including storm drain calculations
  • A foundation waiver is required prior to permit issuance
Shell or Complete Building
  • Site plan requirements are identical to full submittal requirements and must include landscaping plans
  • Submit seven complete site plans, including drainage calculations, even if plans were previously submitted
  • Provide four complete building plans, including previously submitted foundation drawings
  • The City of Billings has a separate handout for commercial submittal requirements
Residential Phased Construction
  • The Building Division does not accept phased construction for residential applications
  • The one exception is the pouring of a monolithic slab (flat concrete) for a future garage