Road Excavation Permits

Processing Fees for Credit/Debit Transactions Effective May 1, 2021

Effective May 1, 2021 all credit/debit card transactions will incur a 2.75% processing fee paid directly to the merchant provider.

To avoid incurring this fee, we encourage you to utilize one of our other payment options which includes cash, check or e-check.

Road / Right of Way Excavation Permits


All entities desiring to excavate within city right of way must first complete, submit and obtain an approved Road / Right of Way Excavation Permit, in addition to any other permits required.


Emergency Repairs


In the event that an excavation must be made in response to emergency repairs (such as water main breaks and gas leaks), telephone notice must be given.
  • During business hours - Call (830) 221-4030
  • After hours, holidays, and weekends - Leave a message on voicemail

The completed Road / Right of Way Excavation Application must be submitted by the following business day.

You can also fax permits to (830) 608-1998.

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