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Inspections Department

Department Head Ken Ward, Building Inspector

David Levesque, Electrical Inspector
Harry Bennett, Plumbing & Gas Inspector
Chia Vitello, Administrative Assistant

Mailing Address

39 Central Street
PO Box 618
Rowley, MA 01969

Department Email
Telephone 978-948-2186
Fax 978-948-3796
Office Hours

Building Inspector

  • Monday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Electrical, Plumbing and Gas Inspector

  • Mon., Wed., Thrus.
    Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
  • Inspections following office hours
Links State Codes
Historic Certificate Application Click here for PDF

Enforces all state codes. Issue Permits and conduct inspections. Enforces zoning bylaws.


Commercial Building Permit

Residental Building Permit

Mechanical Permit

Demolition Sign-off Form

Plumbing Permit

Gas Permit

Electrical Permit

Workmen's Compensation Form

Zoning Compliance Determination Form

Zoning Enforcement Request


(New Fees: revised 9/15/16)

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PO Box 275, 139 Main Street, Rowley, MA 01969
Board of Selectmen: 978-948-2372
Town Administrator: 978-948-2705

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