Bryan Wood, Community Development Director

1211 Washington Street
Perry, GA 31069
Phone: (478) 988-2720
Fax: (478) 988-2725

Christine Sewell, Administrative Assistant


**Click HERE to submit electronic applications and plans, make payments, schedule inspections, and check the status of your license.**  NOTE: If you are a state licensed contractor, architect, engineer and have not been previously been issued a permit in the City of Perry, please contact 478-988-2720 prior to online submittals.


What is the Development Services Portal?

Click here for further details and instructions for the online development services portal.  The portal also has a help feature which can further assist you.

Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Community Development is to promote the health, safety and general welfare of the City by enforcing the minimum code requirements adopted by City Council, and by planning for the long-term sustainability of the community.


The Department strives to provide efficient, customer-oriented service in the following areas:

  • Building Permits and Inspections
  • Code Compliance
  • Engineering
  • Planning and Zoning

Planning Commission Meetings

The Planning Commission meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 6pm in the Council Chambers at Perry City Hall.

Click to view Perry Planning Commission 2019 Hearing Schedule

Click to view Perry Planning Commission Agendas and Minutes

Click to view Informational/Public Hearing Notices



Christine Sewell, Administrative Assistant
(478) 988-2720

Tracy Hester, Chief Building Official
(478) 988-2719

Dan Bass, Building Inspector
(478) 988-2724

Chris Kemp, Building Inspector
(478) 988-2726

Chad McMurrian, Lead Engineering Technician
(478) 988-2733