The City of Princeton, Indiana

Dedicated to building a city where families gather


Building Commissioner - Clinton Smith

ADA/ Title VI Coordinator, ERC, LPA, & Flood Plain Administrator

Permits Required:

Any Construction, Demolition, and Signs in the City of Princeton and within a two mile radius of the City Limits

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Residential Fees:

Storage Buildings & Carports $10.00
Unattached Garage $10.00 + .05 cents per Sq. Ft.
Houses  $50.00 + .05 cents per Sq. Ft. of living space

Setbacks are according to Zoning Ordinances 

Copy of Site Plans must accompany Building Permit Application 

Commercial Fees:      

$100.00 plus .05 cents per Sq. Ft. Maximum Fee is $1000.00
Each Permit must have a Commercial Building Permit issued by the City accompanied by a State Construction Design release issued by the State plus a Site Plan.


  • To install a sign you must have a Sign Permit
  • Fees are according to Size
  • Must meet setbacks according to City Ordinances

Demolition Permits:

Required for all buildings, house, garages, etc.. Demolition Permit Application

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P.O Box 15
Princeton, IN 47670
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