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Patrick Smith, Building Inspector
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Phone: (585) 617-6195
Fax: (585) 352-4590
LATEST NEWS:The Building Department is now processing permit applications via email, drop box, and U.S. Mail. The office is open by appointment only to the public. Inspections may be scheduled by calling the Building Department at least 24 hours ahead of time at 585-617-6195.
Mission Statement:To protect the health, safety and welfare of the residents through enforcement of the NYS Building Code and the Code of the Town of Ogden.

  • Provide control & direction of development to benefit the whole
  • Maintain open communication
  • Provide fiscal responsibility

Cathy Wilson
(Building Clerk and Planning Board Clerk)

Susan Duggan
(Assistant Building Inspector)

Shaina Steiner
Building Clerk and Zoning Board of Appeals Clerk)

Vacant and Defaulted Mortgage Property Registry Law

All defaulted and vacant properties in the Town of Ogden are required to be registered through Community Champions. Please click on the appropriate link below to register.

For defaulted and vacant properties:
For questions regarding registering properties:

We work with new homeowners and long-time residents interested in building new homes, or making alterations to existing ones, as well as people wishing to do commercial construction and alterations, including change in occupancies. Our staff will work with you to help make the building permit and certificate of occupancy (CoO) process as simple as possible.

Building permit inspections and certificates of occupancy are your assurance and ours that your home and the buildings and stores in the Town meet the building codes for structural soundness and fire safety. The Town Codes are accessible via the internet.

In addition, the department is involved with all Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals applications.
Town Zoning Maps (updated 2016)