About Us

Building and Community Services is committed to providing outstanding service to the City of Waxahachie through cooperative efforts that contribute to both the long-term and the immediate quality of life in our community.  Services offered include: Building Inspection, Plan Review, Permitting, Facility Maintenance, Code Enforcement, Health Inspection, and Waste Disposal.


Try Our New Citizen Self Service(CSS) Portal!

NOTICE: The Citizen Self Service Portal will be down for a software update beginning Thursday, July 2 at 4pm through Friday, July 3. 

The City has a new online portal for electronic plan review and permits.

To enhance customer experience for submitting plans and obtaining permits some of the key features include the ability to:

  • Submit Applications and Payments Electronically
  • Schedule Inspections Online
  • Track the Status of Permits in Real Time
  • Submit Plans and Receive Comments Electronically 


Use the Link below to access the online portal. 
https://waxahachietx-energovpub.tylerhost.net/Apps/SelfService#/home

CSS Portal Resource Materials:
Citizen Self Service(CSS) Portal Flyer
CSS Portal FAQs