Public Works issues permits related to construction impacting public streets and sidewalks, as well as sewer and stormwater infrastructure and parks.
If you are a contractor looking for assistance related to the permit application process, please see our Contractor Resources.
If you would like assistance related to possible noncompliance at construction sites (ie. working without a permit, working outside of permitted hours, poor site management), please contact a Public Works' Utilities Inspector: Edward Chaisson at 617.349.4875/ email@example.com or Patrick O'Brien at 617.349.6953/ firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that the Inspectional Services Department issues permits related to construction on private property.
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