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Building Department
Responsibilities
The Building Division staff enforces state building, electrical, plumbing, gas, mechanical codes, and sheet metal as well as local zoning by-laws and Architectural Access Board Regulation.

Services
Our staff:
  • Conducts periodic safety inspections of multi-family dwellings, restaurants, schools, religious institutions, museums, and other places of assembly
  • Issues permits
  • Inspects construction sites

Main Phone Number - 781 455-7550

       Staff Members
  • David A. Roche, CBO
    Building Commissioner - Ext. 308
  • Erik J. Tardif
    A
    ssistant Building Commissioner - Ext. 341
  • Bernard Ashley
    Local Building Inspector - Ext. 335     
  • Jim Grover 
          Local Building Inspector - Ext. 310
  • Larry V. DiBona
    Plumbing & Gas Inspector - Ext. 311
  • Scott W. Chisholm
    Wiring Inspector - Ext 312
  • John J. McGourty
          Wiring Inspector - Ext 333
  • Christina D. Hooper
    Administrative Specialist - Ext. 309
  • Sheila Whisler 
  • Department Assistant- Ext 215
  • Lyn Heintz 
          Department Assistant - Ext. 332



          
 

         
             


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David A. Roche, CBO
Building Commissioner

Public Services Administration Building
500 Dedham Ave.
Needham, MA 02492

Ph: 781-455-7550

Hours
Monday - Friday
Hours of operation:
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Customer Counter:
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Permit Submission/Pick-up
8;30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
File Folder review:
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.