Building Department - Contacts

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.

General inquiries/questions should be directed to the Land Use Administrator at 978-827-4100 ext. 117, Monday thru Thursday 7:00am - 5:00pm

To schedule building inspections or meetings with the Building Inspector, 

*Please call Sarah directly at 978-827-0333, Monday thru Thursday 9:00am - 4:00pm

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

*Please call Richard Cannavino - 978-827-4839 for Electrical Inspections*

*Please call  Frank Hanley - 978-855-1914 for Plumbing/Gas Inspections*

Staff Contacts

NameTitlePhone
Richard CannavinoWiring Inspector(978) 827-4839
Sarah CulginBuilding Inspector/Zoning Enforcerement Officer978-827-4100 ext 122 or Cell Phone 978-827-0333
Heather RuziakTown Clerk / Land Use Admin.978-827-4100 ext. 117 Land Use/ ext. 114 Town Clerk
Frank HanleyPlumbing/Gas Inspector978-855-1914
Wayne LittleAssistant Plumbing Inspector
Joseph OliveriAssistant Electrical Inspector
Katie GuertinConservation Agent / Land Use Secretary
978-827-4100 ext. 117