The Building Department responsibilities include the protection of the health, safety and welfare of the residents through the enforcement of State and Local laws, by-laws and regulations. The Department issues permits for and conducts inspections of all construction regulated by the State Building Code, conducts periodic inspections of public buildings as required, and enforces conditions on Special Permits and variances issued pursuant to the Town Zoning Bylaw.
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Planning & Zoning
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The Economic Development Department acts the mediator between the Town and its commercial sector, and aids in locating an appropriate plot of land for potential business owners while also facilitating marketing efforts and acquiring local, state, or federal grants and loans for established enterprises.