ROW Construction Application Process

Right of Way (ROW) Applications

Attention - Utility Providers and Utility Project Representatives: Prior to performing any type of right of way construction, you are required to obtain a ROW construction permit.  Please complete an application (PDF) and submit to General Information at the Public Works Department.
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Your application must be accompanied by one electronic copy and at least 1 hard copy of the plans / schematics for the proposed work. Your application and plans will be reviewed, and you will be contacted back as soon as possible thereafter.


Please contact General Information at 713-662-5839 or by email with any questions you may have prior to submittal, or at any time during the process.

​Relevant Documents & Links

ROW Construction Application
Code of Ordinances Chapter 70 - Street Areas & Public Places
Ordinance 2042 Design Manual (Design Manual starts on page 20)