Etowah County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Etowah County, Alabama. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and Etowah County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Etowah County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.
Gadsden Planning and Zoning Department Gadsden AL 90 Broad Street 35901 256-549-4520
Rainbow City Building Department Rainbow AL 3700 Rainbow Dr 35906 256-413-1230
Etowah County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the Etowah County, AL including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Etowah County building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.
Etowah County Revenue Commission Gadsden AL 800 Forrest Avenue 35901 256-549-5481
Etowah County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in AL. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on Etowah County property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their Etowah County building records, including documents on building and zoning.
Etowah County Revenue Commissioner's Office Gadsden AL 800 Forrest Avenue 35901 256-549-5481