Town of Cornwall
Building Department

 

 

 

 

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Gary Vinson

Department Head

Building & Fire Inspector

Diane Hines
Asst. to Building Inspector
Rose Brady
Department Clerk
Abigail Maldonado
Asst. Building Inspector

Phone: (845) 534-9429
Fax: (845) 534-2178

183 Main Street
Cornwall, NY 12518

HOURS
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday - Friday

Welcome to the Building Department

The Building Department administers and enforces the New York State Building Code, the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Cornwall, and the code of the Town of Cornwall.

The Building Department is responsible for issuing building permits, conducting construction inspections, and investigating complaints.

  • Triplicate permit applications available at Building Department
  • Field inspections are conducted between the hours of 9am - 12pm
  • Bonafide complaints must be signed and submitted in writing.


The Building Department is responsible for conducting annual fire safety inspections of all non-residential and commercial properties within the Town.

  • Fire Inspections are conducted between the hours of of 9am - 12pm.

Building Department Downloads

Additional downloads and resources from the Building Department, such as Permit Requirements & Information for all structures, can be found under the Building Department Forms & Downloads webpage.

 

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Upcoming Events

Special Town Board Meeting

Jul 24, 2024 8:00 AM — Jul 24, 2024 8:00 AM   
Event details

Special Town Board Meeting to take place in the Conference Room of 183 Main Street Cornwall, NY 12518 at 8:30 a.m.

Re: Award a contract for historic structure preservation & repair work on Sands Ring Homestead.

  • Time
    Jul 24, 2024 8:00 AM — Jul 24, 2024 8:00 AM

CCAC Meeting

Aug 06, 2024 7:00 PM — Aug 06, 2024 8:00 PM   
  • Time
    Aug 06, 2024 7:00 PM — Aug 06, 2024 8:00 PM

Town Board Work Session

Aug 13, 2024 7:00 PM — Aug 13, 2024 8:00 PM   
  • Time
    Aug 13, 2024 7:00 PM — Aug 13, 2024 8:00 PM

Planning Board Work Session

Aug 15, 2024 1:30 PM — Aug 15, 2024 2:30 PM   
  • Time
    Aug 15, 2024 1:30 PM — Aug 15, 2024 2:30 PM

Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

Aug 19, 2024 7:00 PM — Aug 19, 2024 8:00 PM   
  • Time
    Aug 19, 2024 7:00 PM — Aug 19, 2024 8:00 PM