The Department of Public Works requires permits for all work within the City of Green Bay right-of-way. This includes occupying/obstructing the right-of-way, including any excavation (digging). This image can help you determine if your work (digging, occupying/obstructing, or both) are taking place in the public City of Green Bay right-of-way.
Permit applications are reviewed and processed in the order they are received. It may take up to three (3) full business days to receive an approved permit.
Work may not begin until all approved permits are received from The Department of Public Works.
View the Excavation & Obstruction Permit Requests Instructions (PDF).