Building & Zoning

The Building Department issues permits for building, electric, plumbing, fire, shed and tree permits, along with appropriate inspections.

This Department also issues Certificates of Occupancy (“CCO”) for the resale of single-family homes, two-family homes and change of tenancy in rental units.

Call this Department at Extension 7121 to log in property maintenance complaints; this office issues the appropriate notices- 

Residential - Resale, Rental, New Tenant Certificate

Building and Zoning also accepts applications for variances, subdivisions, and site plan applications for the Planning Board and Board of Adjustment.

Meeting Schedule

  • The Planning Board meets the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. **New start time for 2023.
  • The Board of Adjustment meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. **New start time for 2023.

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