Building/Land Use Dept - Inspectional Services

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

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Richard Cannavino Wiring Inspector (978) 827-4839
Sarah Culgin Building Inspector/Zoning Enforcerement Officer 978-827-4100 ext 122 or Cell Phone 978-827-0333
Heather Ruziak Administrative Secretary 978-827-4100 ext. 117 Land Use / ext 114 Town Clerk
Frank Hanley Plumbing/Gas Inspector 978-855-1914
Wayne Little Assistant Plumbing Inspector
Joseph Oliveri Assistant Electrical Inspector
Katie Guertin Secretary 978-827-4100 ext. 117