If any items are proposed to impede within the City right-of-way, the encroachment must be approved by either the City Manager and/or City Council through a formal petition application. Typical examples of encroaching items include (but are not limited to): stoops, stairs, porches, balconies, awnings, signage, fencing, lighting fixtures, building foundations and private utilities. Contact Real Property Services at 912-651-6524 or click on the link above for additional information. Please allow 4 to 8 weeks for petition processing, and an additional 2 weeks for execution and recording.
VTAL Real Estate, LLC v. Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Savannah
For information about the class action lawsuit VTAL Real Estate, LLC v. Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Savannah involving Commercial or Residential Building Permit Applications from July 30, 2016 to present click here: https://www.Savannahga.gov/VTAL