PODS, Storage Containers, and Dumpsters


Permits for PODS, Storage Containers, and Dumpsters

An encroachment permit is required for PODS, storage containers, or dumpsters that obstruct on City right-of-way. This includes the street, sidewalk, and/or within a City easement. If placed on private property, including side yard or driveway, an encroachment permit will not be required.

To obtain an encroachment permit, you will need:


Permit Application packages can be submitted for processing to the Engineering Department via email to engineering@lincolnca.gov or in person at the following address:

City Hall, Third Floor

600 Sixth Street

Lincoln CA 95648


For questions, please call 916-434-3233 or email engineering@lincolnca.gov.


Please note, our hours are 8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday.