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The Bureau of Development Services (BDS) maintains a number of different types of development and property related public records. This webpage describes how you may access these records online or through the public record request process.
Some records, or portions of records, maintained by the BDS may be found online using the following links:
For records information not accessible online, or if you want a complete copy of records we maintain, you may make requests in person, by email or via US Postal mail depending on the record type being requested. Submittal fees, material costs and staff time costs are applied to public records requests.
The Bureau of Development Services has three primary departments that maintain public records:
For more details, see the Service Level Update: Records Requests Fee Schedules and Processes.
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