“We joined SCCA to learn from and work with other successful businesses in the Seward neighborhood.”
SCCA Member: Jim Welna, Welna II Hardware

meetings & events

SCCA February Meeting

City Inspections 101

Wednesday, February 26th
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

  Moon Palace Books| 3032 Minnehaha Ave 

Have you ever experienced confusion about City approvals and inspections during a renovation project? Whether you’ve recently renovated your commercial space and have input on what would have made the process smoother, or you’ve got an upcoming project and want to learn what pitfalls to avoid – this is the meeting for you!

​Join us to get insight into City processes with an emphasis on building inspections and health codes. The Longfellow Business Association and Seward Civic and Commerce Association are co-hosting a panel discussion with City staff as well as the City’s Small Business Team.

  • Matt Johnson, Development Review
  • David Bond, Plans Examiner, Architect
  • Silvia Gonzalez, District Supervisor Construction Code Services
  • Ryan Krick, Supervisor; Food, Lodging and Pools

Topics will include:
– An overview of City processes, from site plan review to on-site inspections
– Common mistakes to avoid
– Who to talk to if you have issues with your assigned Inspector or the process in general
– Roles and communication between your Contractor and the City

Please share the event with other businesses!

Coffee will be provided; Additional food and beverage is available for purchase.

Questions? Contact Hillary at info@sewardbusiness.org.

Please RSVP via the link below.
Thank you!


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