Building

The Building Official is a State of Connecticut Licensed Building Official, and performs all areas of review, inspection, and enforcement under the State Building Code. The Building Department enforces the Connecticut State Building Code. This includes:

  • Approving building plans for residential and commercial development
  • Performing inspections on all new construction. 
  • Answer code and administrative questions and provide guidance on the permit process.
  • Provides assistance when requested at emergency scenes such as fires and building failures. 

The Building Department works closely with the Bloomfield Fire Marshals, who enforce the CT State Fire Code, and with many other related agencies and utilities.

The Building Official is available in the office 9:00 to 10:00 am Monday through Friday for consultation. All other times are by appointment only. For a complete schedule, click here.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Raymond Steadward Building Official (860) 769-3516
Kimberly Rogers Assistant Building Official
Michael Wearne Assistant Building Official
Helen Durfee Administrative Analyst (860) 769-3516
Roger Nelson Bloomfield Center District Fire Marshall (860) 242-5131
William Lewis Blue Hills District Fire Marshal (860) 243-8949
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