Excavation Permits

Permit Requirements & Fees

An excavation permit is required whenever digging in the city right of way. The permits are issued by the Department of Public Works at the following address:
211 East D Street
Pueblo, CO 81003

Only licensed contractors with current bonding and insurance information on file with the department are allowed to pull an excavation permit. Fees for excavation work are as follows:

  • Asphalt Impact Fee - $100 minimum
  • Permit Fee - $50

Note: Additional costs may apply dependent upon street classification.

For additional information about excavation permits, please contact the Public Works Department at 719-553-2295.

To apply for an excavation permit, click the following two links:

For additional information about excavation permits, please email the Public Works Department or call at 719-553-2295.