Construction Inspection

Getting to the Finish Line:

Certificate of Occupancy/Certificate of Acceptance
  • Schedule your inspection with the necessary trade:
    • Boilers
    • Buildings
    • Electrical
    • Elevators
    • Mechanical
    • Plumbing
Contractor Registration & Renewal
  • Fill out the registration & renewal form
  • See specific trades for additional requirements


The Construction Inspection 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 Inspection 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 Inspection Division Email[email protected]
Trade Licensing & Testing: Engineering /Boiler(313) 224-3184 -or- Elevators (313)224-9401
Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Coleman A.Young Municipal Center , Suite 408 

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

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

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

Fire Escrow: Doug Glavac (313) 628-2660


Trade Inspection Supervisors:                       

Boilers Aijalon Denham [email protected]     (313) 224-3189
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   Ross Brackett  [email protected]     (313) 224-3157