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Excavation & Encroachment Permits

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Road CutExcavation & Encroachment Permits are available May 1 - October 31 due to snow removal operations.  Applications should be submitted no less than 48 hours prior to commencement of work/project.

Who needs and Excavation & Encroachment Permit?            

Any person, business, or organization intending on excavating or encroaching into the town right-of-way (street or property) must be issued an Excavation & Encroachment Permit from the Town of Breckenridge Public Works office.

Traffic Control Plan is required to be filled out for your permit to be considered complete.

Excavation & Encroachment Permit Application 2020

Public Works Permit Information Sheet


Permit Fee (Encroachment)


Permit Fee (Excavation - Asphalt, Concrete, or Curb and Gutter)


Road Closure Fee


Excavation and/or Encroachment

Two year bond – Based on project & size

Operating without an approved permit 


Work outside of designated permit hours


Street not opened to traffic by 7:00 p.m. each day


Temporary cold patch not applied in 72 hours


Hot bituminous patch not applied within 15 days


Failure to provide adequate traffic control


Sweeping (road and/or sidewalk)


Infrared replacement not applied to roads 5 years or newer

Cost of entire infrared replacement

Slopes and drainage not restored to original condition

Cost of repair

Contact Us or call (970) 453-3163.

Always request a locate before digging! To request a locate before digging, visit the
Utility Notification Center of Colorado or call 811 to schedule a locate request.

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