The Oregon chapter of the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ORACCA) recently updated members on the Tri-County "Permits Protect" campaign, designed to educate homeowners about the benefits of doing permitted construction work with licensed contractors. The "Permits Protect" Web site,, is now up and running. Jurisdictions are using brochures, flyers, and t-shirts sporting the "Permits Protect" logo and theme.

Links to free artwork and information for the permits project include:

  • Commonly Asked Questions about Permits -

  • When Do I Need an Electrical Permit? -

  • When Do I Need a Plumbing Permit? -

  • When Do I Need a Mechanical Permit? -

  • When Do I Need a Building Permit? -

    Publication date: 08/30/2004