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Field inspections are performed to ensure that work covered by the permit is done in accordance with the approved plans and specifications and is in compliance with all state building codes and city ordinances.

The owner or licensed contractor doing the work authorized by the permit will need to schedule the required inspections when the work is ready and as work progresses. Be sure that no portion of the building, structure, wiring, plumbing, ductwork or equipment, which is required to be inspected, is covered or concealed without approved inspections.


Inspectors are available in the office for assistance Monday Through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Inspections most frequently asked questions:
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Contact us:

Greg Schneider
Deputy Building Official
Tel:  (941) 882-7374
Fax: (941) 486-2448

Joe Gaudio
Senior Inspector
Tel:  (941) 882-7378
Fax: (941) 486-2448
Bud Keefer
Senior Inspector
Tel:  (941) 882-7379
Fax: (941) 486-2448
Danny Watson
Multi-trade Inspector
Tel:  (941) 882-7380
Fax: (941) 486-2448
Michael Reeves
Multi-trade Inspector
Tel:  (941) 882-7381
Fax: (941) 486-2448
Jack Stevenson
Fire Inspector
Tel:  (941) 882-7384
Fax: (941) 486-2448
Frank Conorozzo
Plans Examiner
Tel:  (941) 882-7450
Fax: (941) 486-2448
David Theen
Multi-trade Inspector
Tel:  (941) 882-7452
Fax: (941) 486-2448

Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.