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!

As we are encouraging citizens to conduct city business remotely through online and telephone communication, all online convenience fees associated with the use of our Citizen Self Service Portal are currently being waived. Thank you for helping do our part together to keep our community safe! 

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. 

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