Permit & License Center

Get what you need online or visit in person at Cincinnati City Hall: 801 Plum Street, Suite 425, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
(513) 352-3463
(513) 352-5397 (fax)

Contractor updates
Contracto Bond Form
Licensed Contractors

About Us

The Department of Transportation & Engineering (DOTE) stewards the construction, maintenance and preservation of the City’s public streets, bridges, sidewalks and bike paths. The department also owns and manages public steps, traffic signals, streetlights, a streetcar and a general aviation airport serving corporate, private and charter aircraft. DOTE’s mission is to improve mobility and safety in each of Cincinnati’s 52 neighborhoods.