Cosimo R. Capozzi

City of North Tonawanda heading

Building Department
City Hall
216 Payne Ave
North Tonawanda, NY 14120
Phone: (716) 695-8595
Fax: (716) 695-8544


City Codes

Building Inspector: Cosimo R. Capozzi
Assistant Building Inspector: John Stahlman  
Electrical Inspector: Rob DePaolo       
Code Enforcemenr: Rob DePaolo
Clerk Typist Renee Proefrock
Business Hours: 8:00 –   4:00    Plan Review: 11:00 – 1:00
Permits Issued: 8:00 – 11:30   Inspections: 1:00 – 4:00

Our staff, the City of North Tonawanda Zoning Ordinance and the New York State Fire Prevention and Building Codes are here to protect the  public from hazards of fire, inadequate building construction, and to provide for the health and safety of the citizens of North Tonawanda.


General Information



New Contractor License Renewal Contractor License




Electrical Inspection Fees


Building Permit Application

Roofing Permit Application

Window Permit Application

Most permits may be processed via an email to

stating job address, scope of work, cost, contractors name (if not the homeowner) and a copy of  the contract if applicable.


 Fence Placement information sheet

Grading Ordinance Site Development Regulations
Zoning Regulations  


City Codes

If you have any questions or require further information, please contact the building inspection office.

Plumbing Inspector

  Web Site Updated by David C. Maziarz