Citizen Access

Citizen Access Portal       

Building Permit Application Instructions for portal (606 KB)
Development Application Instructions for portal (474 KB)


In partnership with City of Rochester and Accela, Inc., we offer our citizens, businesses, and visitors access to development application information online.  Information you will find in the system includes:

  • applicant/owner information
  • copies of resolutions/ordinances as they become available for development applications
  • description of application request
  • fees paid
  • final action taken on request
  • planner assigned to a development application
  • schedule building permit inspections 
  • tentative meeting dates for development applications