The Town provides a variety of services available from Town Hall.
Water & Sewer
Water and sewer service is provided to residents in Calhan. Private wells and septic systems within town limits are prohibited. Tap fees; water and sewer rates; and connection, usage, payment, and termination polices are set by the Board of Trustees. If you have just moved to Calhan, visit Town Hall to start your service.
Chapters 14 and 14.5 of the Town Ordinance and Code Book cover water and sewer (wastewater) service.
The Town owns and manages the Calhan Cemetery. Information about the Cemetery is available on the Calhan Cemetery page in the Services & Resources section of our web site.
Chapter 7 of the Town Ordinance and Code Book covers Cemetery rules and regulations. A Cemetery map and directory is available to download in the Resource Room.
Building Permits and Inspections
The Town employs a part-time building inspector who is responsible for plan review and inspection of new construction and modification of existing structures. Permits may be obtained from Town Hall. Failure to obtain a permit before beginning construction, demolition, addition, or alteration to an existing structure may result a work stop order and fine. Check with Town Hall first to see if a permit is required. Calhan applies building standards of the International Building Code and International Residential Code.
The Calhan Planning & Development Committee meets monthly as needed to present to the Board informed opinions and recommendations on proposed construction activity in the Calhan community. If you are planning a residential or commercial building project, the Town Hall staff will direct you to this Committee for information, guidance, and assistance.
Chapters 6 and 15 of the Town Ordinance and Code Book cover building permits and inspections.
The Town requires that all dogs that are over 4 months old be vaccinated and have a Town-issued license. If you have just moved to Calhan, visit Town Hall for a dog license within 30 days.
Chapter 12 of the Town Ordinance and Code Book covers dog licensing as well as livestock and fowl within Town borders.
The town requires all businesses register with the Town and display a current Business License
Chapter 5 of the Town Ordinance and Code Book covers business licenses.
For more information about any of these and other available services, please contact Town Hall.
- Notary Public
- VIN verifications (including certified)