Inspectional Services

Building Department/Land Use

The Land Use Department is responsible for providing a full range of services to the citizens of Ashburnham for the Building Department, Zoning Board of Appeals, Conservation Commission, Planning Board and Board of Health. Services include the issuance of permits, review of plans, and field inspection of projects. The individual inspectors are responsible for ensuring work sites are inspected and that all work being performed is in compliance with Massachusetts State Codes, Federal Guidelines and the Town of Ashburnham’s Bylaws.

The Building Inspector is in the Office Monday thru Thursday 7:00 am and 5:00 pm. To schedule an inspection or to meet with the Building Inspector, please contact the Land Use Administrator by calling 978-827-4100 ext. 117.

To schedule an inspection with either the Wiring Inspector or the Plumbing/Gas Inspector, please contact them directly.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Heather Ruziak Administrative Secretary 978-827-4100 ext. 117
Richard Travers Building Inspector 978-827-4100 ext 122
Richard Cannavino Wiring Inspector (978) 827-4839
Wayne Little Plumbing/Gas Inspector (978) 621-6207