Building Department Contact Info

General Building Department phone#:
845-783-1900  ext. 208

Address: 1465 Orange Turnpike
Monroe, NY 10950 - Lower Level
Office Hours: 
Monday-Friday: 8:00am-4:00pm

Ben Maldonado 
Building & Fire Inspector

Code Enforcement Officer

 (845) 783-1900 ext. 152
 (845) 782-4009



 Mark Van Etten
 Assistant Building Inspector

 (845) 783-1900 ext. 159
 (845) 782-4009

 Alexandria Trovato
 Assistant to the Building Inspector

 (845) 783-1900 ext. 151
 (845) 782-4009

Deborah Argiannis
 Part Time Clerk

 (845) 783-1900 ext. 150
 (845) 782-4009


The Building Department is responsible for the administration ofthe NYS Building Code, NYS Fire Prevention Code, and the NYS Energy Code, the Planning and Zoning regulations, the Federal Flood Plain Regulations and various other local laws assigned to the Building Inspector for administration and enforcement by the Town Board. The Building Department secretary schedules building construction inspections, receives complaints concerning all areas of code administration, maintains records and collects fees for any operation that require fee collection for permits. The inspectors review permits for code conformance, inspect new construction, make fire code inspections, inspect for code enforcement problems, prepare reports, and meet with individuals concerning any code matters.


Permits Required

  Affidavit of Ownership for Acc Apt

Affidavit of Exemption Worker's Compensation

Building Permit Application with Fees (Updated Mar2019)

Complaint Form

Deck Construction Guidelines 2015 Code

Approved Electrical Inspection Agencies

Inspection List (updated 11 2018)

Municipal Search Request Feb 2020

Workers Compensation Law (WCL) Section 57

Building/Zoning Setbacks

Climate Geographic Design Criteria TABLE (8x14)

Land Use Determination Form

Requirements for Swimming Pools Contained Bldg Code (Uniform Code)



Town Code Online

NYS Division of Building Standards and Codes (BSC)


Zoning Map