City of Garrett requires building permits for most remodel & additions to your property. The City will review construction plans, issue permits and perform inspections to ensure building projects are built safely and in compliance with state & local codes and regulations helping create a vibrant, livable and safe-built community. City of Garrett follows the NEC 2011; IFC 2009; and IBC 2009 Codes. Contact Don Lewis, Public Works director at 972)875-5893 for all permits and questions. You may preview Master Fee List in forms for fees.