Welcome to Medford, Massachusetts!


Contact: Paul F. Mochi, Building Commissioner Amy Tenaglia, Head Clerk Address: Medford City Hall- Room 115A 85 George P. Hassett Drive Medford, MA 02155 Phone: (781) 393-2509 Alternate Phone: (781) 393-2511 Email: pmochi@medford-ma.gov Fax: (781) 393-2415 Inspector's Hours: Mon, Tues., Thurs 8:30-10 a.m. & 3:00-4:30 p.m. Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.& 3:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Staff: John Bavuso, Code Enforcement Officer, (781) 393-2507 Peter Sparco, Code Enforcement Officer, (781-393-2510 Steve Ciampoli, Plumbing & Gas Inspector, (781) 393-2506 Jeffrey Fargo, Building Inspector, (781) 393-2493 Kenneth Lanzilli, Building Inspector, (781) 393-2508

Building Department


The Building Department enforces the Commonwealth of Massachusetts State Building, Plumbing & Gas, and Mechanical Codes, Architectural Access Board Regulations, as well as the City of Medford Zoning Ordinance. The staff issues permits for new construction as well as additions, alterations and renovations of existing buildings and structures. This office is also responsible for performing on-site inspections of all construction projects, as well as investigating zoning complaints. Periodic inspections are performed of multi-family dwellings, restaurants, schools, religious institutions and certain other places of public assembly. This office also levies fines and prosecutes when necessary to obtain compliance with all applicable codes and ordinances.

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