October 23, 2014

Building Safety


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The Department of Building Safety enforces the Michigan Building Codes as adopted by the State of Michigan as they pertain to all construction and alterations projects within the City. This department also enforces compliance with all local ordinances to ensure health, safety and welfare such as property maintenance complaints. The City of Marshall  has subcontracted inspectors for building, plumbing, mechanical and electrical permits.  On March 9, 2011 the 2009 Michigan Building Codes will be in effect.

City inspectors are:  

  • Frank Ballard, Building Official/Inspector
  • Daryl Gano, Electrical Inspector
  • Jim Deveney, Residential Mechanical Inspector
  • John Gross, Commercial/Residential Plumbing and Mechanical Inspection

To schedule a Building, Electrical, Plumbing, or Mechanical Inspection, please call Lisa Huepenbecker at:  (269)781.3985 ext 1501

 NOTE TO APPLICANTS:   Please keep in mind that fences and signs require their own permits and are not covered under the building permit.