Building & Safety

The Building and Safety Division is responsible for structural and life-safety concerns in the construction, demolition or alteration of buildings including, but not limited to, matters such as electrical, plumbing, and mechanical systems, energy conservation and access for the disabled.

The Building Inspector and Building Official are available to check plans and specifications, make field inspections of buildings during construction, alteration or repair and interpret and explain safety regulations and compliance with the Uniform Building Code and other codes. Inspection and consultation appointments are made by calling the Planning & Community Preservation  Department during City Hall business hours. The Building Inspector is available without an appointment on a first-come-first-serve basis at the Planning & Community Preservation Department Counter from 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. The Building Official is available every Tuesday & Wednesday from 7:30  a.m.- 9:30 a.m.

Telephone (626) 355-7135

Service Counter Hours:
  • Monday through Thursday 7:30am - 5:30pm
  • Closed Friday

Building & Safety Procedures / Plan Check Permit Brochure