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Building Department

Location: Municipal Complex, 525 Palisade Ave. – Room 220
Construction Code Official: John Candelmo (email)
Zoning Officials: Chris Moutenot (email)
Electrical Sub Code Official: Brian Ribarro
Plumbing Sub Code Official: Mike Quercia
Elevator Sub Code Official: Carlos Rodrigues
Fire Sub Code Official: Roy Riggitano
Phone: 201.313.2042
Hours of Operation: 8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

Department Responsibilities:

  • To issue work permits for new construction, alterations, demolitions, and interior renovations.
  • Certificate of Occupancy – Required for sale of property.
  • To inspect jobs being done:
    • Housing Inspector – Greg Yfantis
    • Plumbing Inspector – Michael Quercia
    • Electrical Inspector – Brian Ribarro
    • Fire Inspector – Greg Yfantis
    • Elevator Inspector – Carlos Rodrigues
    • Code Enforcement Inspectors – Frank Poerio & Greg Yfantis
  • After all inspections have been performed and requirements met, the Construction Code Official will issue a Certificate of Occupancy.


Planning Board Meeting – 1st Monday of the Month.
Board of Adjustment – 4th Monday of the Month.

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