Construction Inspection

The Construction Division is responsible for performing inspections of construction activities in order to ensure construction projects meet approved plans, and are in compliance with building codes and standards. The six Trade teams are Boilers, Buildings, Electrical, Elevators, Mechanical, and Plumbing

The Construction  Division also inspects private demolition work, installation of signs and awnings, and processes insurance escrow accounts for fire repair. The construction Division investigates complaints related to construction activities, permits and issues certificates of acceptance and also certificates of occupancy on new construction projects and developments.

General Customer Services (313) 224-3202
Construction Division EmailBSEED-Con[email protected]
Trade Licensing & Testing:  Engineering /Boiler(313) 224-3184 -or- Elevators (313)224-9401
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Coleman A.Young Municipal Center , Suite 408 

Chief of Construction Inspections: Glenn A. Davis
Phone: (313) 224-9102 
Email[email protected]

Deputy Chief of Construction Inspections: Robert DeBerardino
Phone: (313) 628-2457 
Email: [email protected]

Office Management Assistant : Glenn Kersey
Phone: (313) 224-3201 
Email: [email protected]

Fire Escrow: Doug Glavac (313) 628-2660


Trade Inspection Supervisors:


Boilers   Courtney Jackson    [email protected]    (313) 628-2425
Buildings   Randy Hargraves    [email protected]    (313) 628-2458
Electrical   Vincent Cooley    [email protected]    (313) 224-3130
Elevators   Kurt Johnson    [email protected]    (313) 224-9401
Mechanical   Greg Wordlaw    [email protected]    (313) 224-3189
Plumbing   Rogers Straughter   [email protected]    (313) 224-3157