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Building Division

Welcome to the Building Division

The Building and Safety Division is one of three divisions of the Community Development Department. The Division is responsible for the enforcement of City regulations concerning construction on private property. This Division is managed by the Building Official.

It is our overall goal to provide a safe, pleasant living and work environment for all of our citizens. If you have questions about your development project, please feel free to contact us. We will do our best to respond promptly. Please note if your telephone has "call blocking" we will not be able to return your call.

Administrative Secretary

Laura Embree


(909) 625-9477

Plans Examiner

Dennis McGehee


(909) 625-9439

Building Inspector

Michael Dorsey

(909) 625-9438

Building Official

Merry L. Westerlin, C.B.O.


(909) 625-9437

“Check before you dig”  www.digalert.org

ADA Coordinators

Residential and Commercial:
Merry Westerlin- (909) 625-9437

Public Facilities, Streets and Sidewalks
Michael Hudson: (909) 625-9441

General Plan Update Request for Proposal
The City of Montclair is requesting proposals from qualified consulting firms to prepare an update of the City’s General Plan. The City desires experienced consultant assistance to prepare a new General Plan representing the goals, objectives, policies, programs, and standards of the City’s vision for the future.

Cool Roof Requirements
New and replacement roof requirements for commercial and residential applications. (Click Here)

Transactions and Use Tax Oversight Committee - Determination of Compliance
On September 27, 2007, the Transactions and Use Tax Oversight Committee (TUTOC) met to review and discuss documents related to the annual expediture of General Fund revenues, as supplemented by transactions and use tax revenues, in support of Montclair Business Plan strategic priorities.

Click here to access the Determination of Compliance issued by the TUTOC.


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