Inspectional Services

Our Mission of the Department of Inspections is to ensure. that the built environment within the Town of Sturbridge/Fiskdale is a safe place for citizens to live, work, do business, learn, worship and be entertained.

This is ensured by adequate enforcement of, and inspection for, compliance with all State and Local Rules and Regulations regarding construction, occupancy and licensing.As well as Plumbing/Gas and Electrical.


The Building Department has an open door policy. If a citizen, taxpayer, homeowner, etc., has a question or concern, please give our staff a call so we can address the matter. A staff member is available most anytime during office hours, no appointment is necessary unless you are in need of meeting with the Building Commissioner.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Nelson Burlingame Bldg Comm'r/Zoning Official
Cindy Sowa Forgit Administrative Assistant
Peter Starkus Plumbing Inspector (508) 735-5277
Clyde Gagnon Electrical Inspector
Robert Garon Asst.Inspector

Board Members

Name Title
Chelsea Davis Media