Building Dept & Code Enforcement
Functions of Building Dept.
Address: 1850 Ridge Road, Ontario, NY 14519
Hours: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Code Enforcement Officer
Tel: (315) 524-7170 x300
Asst. Code Enforcement Officer/Fire Inspector
Tel: (315) 524-7170 x304
Tel: (315) 524-7170 x302
- NYSDEC shoreline protection/coastal erosion structures study notification
- Notice from Building Inspector
- Code Enforcement Oversight Report
- Fire Safety Inspection Checklist
- Open Burning Regulations
- MS4 Annual Report for Public View
Functions of the Building DepartmentBuilding Permits – permit applications will be reviewed by the inspectors for compliance with all New York State building codes and town regulations. All plans for new homes of 1500 S.F. or more of habitable area and any plans for additions costing $20,000.00 or more need to be signed by a New York State “Registered Architect” or “Licensed Professional Engineer”. Two sets of prints should be submitted with the building permit, one with the aforementioned stamp,( being a wet seal stamp) and signature. Building plans should be submitted two weeks prior to starting construction.
Inspections – performs all building construction inspections as mandated by the permit as well as public assembly inspections, code enforcement, zoning inspections and fire.
Fire Inspections – performs safety inspections for commercial and buildings of public assembly.
Flood Map/State/Federal/Wetlands – flood map information and state & federal wetland maps are available for the public to view.
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