Building Department

Duties of the Building Commissioner/Inspector

The enforcement power of the Building Commissioner is total. He can order a building closed for non-compliance with its standards. The owner, landlord or tenant may appeal a ruling to the Board of Appeals, or directly to the Hampden County Housing Court. The Building Commissioner also enforces the Zoning Bylaws of the town.


As of February 2011, sheet metal permits are required for sheet metal work as defined by 271 CMR.


  • Electrical Inspector - Edward La Gue
    • Alternate Inspector - Steven Scliopou
  • Plumbing Inspector - Anthony Curto
    • Alternate Inspector - Carl Zimmerman