Building Department

The Building Department is responsible for the following:

  • Ensuring that buildings are constructed safely and used properly
  • Enforces the provisions of the Massachusetts State Building Code, town zoning by-laws and other applicable ordinances
  • Issues permits for new construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair and demolition of buildings as well as, the installation of equipment & the location, use & occupancy of all buildings, structures, & land
  • Responsible for annual inspections of restaurants, multi family buildings, schools and day care centers

Click on the names below for office hours, email, and additional information.

Please note: On the commercial and residential application for permit, please contact our office in order to determine what signatures will be required on your application prior to submittal. This depends on what type of construction you will be applying for.Thank you!

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Robert Iafrate Building Commissioner (508) 824-2708
Erin Houghton Administrative Assistant (508) 824-2708
Mike Doyle Plumbing / Gas Inspector (508) 824-2708
Bob Bessette Electrical Inspector (508) 824-2708