Q: What is the purpose of the Building Inspectors Department?
A: The Building Inspectors Department is charged with the responsibility of ensuring the public safety by enforcement of those regulations in its areas of jurisdiction. The Department is responsible for issuing building, electrical, plumbing and gas permits for new construction, repairs, renovations and demolition. The Building Inspectors review plans for State Building Code and City Zoning Ordinance compliance and issue occupancy certificates.
Q: Where is the Building Inspectors Department?
A: The Building Inspectors Department is located at 10 Fenn Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201.
Q: What are the operating hours of the Building Inspectors Department?
A: Office hours are 7:30 am to 3:00 pm, Monday through Friday for the Building Inspectors Department.
Q: Can I have an inspector from the Building Department do a home inspection for me?
A: No. Homeowners should contact a registered home inspector for such services. They can find a list from the local yellow pages.