Building Code & Inspection Information


Welcome to the City of Sherman Building Inspections. We are here to assist residents
and contractors by providing a safe working environment and to ensure compliance of
the building codes, ordinances, regulations and standards set forth by the city and
other regulatory agencies are met by issuing permits when required, reviewing plans
and performing necessary inspections on buildings and structures during the construction

Building Codes

The City of Sherman has adopted the following Codes (Effective March 7, 2021):
  • 2018 International Residential Code
  • 2018 International Building Code 
  • 2020 National Electrical Code
  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2018 International Mechanical Code
  • 2018 International Plumbing Code
  • 2018 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2018 International Fire Code
  • 2018 International Existing Building Code
  • 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code


All inspections may be scheduled by calling our 24-Hour Inspection Request Line at

You may order all adopted codes through the International Code Council

Department Information:
Building Official/Plan Review
Larry Bollier                                                     
Developmental Services Coordinator 
Patsy Reeves
 Generalist  Ryan Snapp
 Electrical  Nathan Russell
Plumbing / Mechanical / Irrigation
Robert Buck
Building/Structural Byrle White
  Mechanical/Building/Structural      Trey Gruhn

Additional Information

For any questions you may have, please call the Building and Zoning Department at 903-892-7229.