Building Inspector

Beginning the week of May 24th, the Plainville Building Department will be open to the public the following days and hours:

Monday: Closed to the public.  Available by appointment only.

Tuesday: Open to the public 8:30am -12:00pm.  Available by appointment only after 12:00pm.

Wednesday: Open to the public 8:30am -12:00pm.  Available by appointment only after 12:00pm.

Thursday: Open to the public 8:30am -12:00pm.  Available by appointment only after 12:00pm.

Please wear a face covering, maintain social distancing by keeping 6 feet away from anyone not from your household, and follow the signs and directions. Visits should be limited to no more than 15 minutes per person.

Permit applications and materials can still be left in the box by the entrance to Town Hall or mailed to 190 South Street.

If you would like your permit mailed back to you, please enclosed a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

For Fee information, click here:  FEES  


Mission Statement:

The Building Department's mission is to provide public safety through the administration and enforcement of the State Building, Electrical, Plumbing and Gas codes and the enforcement of the Zoning By-Laws of the Town of Plainville.  The Building Department’s long standing goal is to be fair, consistent, and reliable in its interpretation and enforcement of all codes and by-laws under its jurisdiction.

We are located at:

190 South Street, Second Floor


 Building Department Hours: 
 Monday - Thursday:  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM 
 Building Inspector Office Hours: 
 Monday - Thursday:  3:00 PM - 4:30 PM 

All Inspection Requests Should Be Called into (508) 576-8491.  

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Mark Bertonassi Building Commissioner (508) 576-8491
Paul Coelho Assistant Building Inspector (508) 576-8491
Walter Burlingame Gas/Plumbing Inspector (508) 576-8491
Rick Stenfeldt Wiring Inspector (508) 576-8491
Maggie Clarke Administrative Assistant (508) 576-8491