Traffic Advisory

Thursday, July 18, through Sunday, July 21, DCR has implemented various road closures to the accommodate the 2024 Revere Beach International Sand Sculpting Festival. Residents needing to travel should avoid this area.Details of Closures

Inspectional Services Department

About Us

The Inspectional Services Department (ISD) is made up of four primary divisions.

The Building Division ensures the safety and welfare of the general public by enforcing all State and City Ordinance Building Codes.

The Public Health Division ensure the health, safety, and welfare of the City’s residents and visitors through the enforcement of State and local laws, bylaws, codes, and regulations. We strive to promote healthy behavior through helpful service and information for continued wellness with surveillance, health and vaccine clinics, and public service announcements.

The Health Inspections Division protects the health and wellness of the person, the community and environment, through inspections and monitoring of sanitary health to properties and food establishments, to ensure the best quality of life throughout the City.

The Weights and Measures Division protect the economic health of the community by preserving and maintaining confidence in the accuracy of weighing and measuring instruments, product standards and business practices used in commerce. Through balanced commitment and timely responses to citizen’s requests, consumers and businesses are assured the means of accurate value comparison and fair competition.


Visit to apply for any of the following permits, licenses, and other items.

Online Permitting

Building Department
Building Permits
Sheet Metal
Certificate of Occupancy
Site Plan Review

Health Department
Bulky Item
Food Licenses
Permanent Dumpsters
Yard Sale

Other Departments
Fire Alarm
Final Water Meter Read
Driveway Curb Cuts
Street Opening/Trench
New Trash Cart
Temporary Dumpster/POD

40U Property Violations can now be paid online.
Visit our Online Bill Pay page for instructions.

Contact Information & Hours
Mon. 8 am – 7 pm
Tues. 8 am – 5 pm*
Wed. 8 am – 5 pm
Thur. 8 am - 5 pm
Fri. 8 am - 12 pm

*Open till 7pm following Monday holiday
Michael Wells
Director of Municipal Inspections & Health Agent

Louis Cavagnaro
Building Commissioner
John Ferrara
City Sealer
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