All Emergency Electric Work Requires a Permit!
The State of Emergency for the City of Cape Coral has been lifted. Per the Department of Community Development, the city has returned to its normal routine and will be looking for permits for service repairs.
Please be advised that all emergency electric restoration work due to damage caused by Hurricane Irma will require the contractor to apply for a permit (online) to obtain a permit number. They can also apply in person at City Hall.
Online permitting is available 24/7.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR CONTRACTORS SEEKING PERMITS
Visit the link below and login with your contractor name and password. Once they are logged in they can apply for permits.
There is also an instructional video available on the website:
To reiterate, all electric restoration work must be done under an electric permit. This is an important protection measure. The next article explains how residents and business owners can find or check that the person/company they are hiring is licensed in the City of Cape Coral.