About the Building Standards Division

The Division is under the direction of the Director of Administration and the Mayor and controls the construction, erection, repair, alteration, demolition, removal, and occupancy of all buildings and structures within the City of Wooster jurisdiction.

We are a project review, approval, and code enforcement agency for a variety of municipal ordinances and State codes. Also, we are an agent of the State of Ohio for inspection and plan review services for all construction within the City of Wooster.

The Division maintains certification of the division and personnel with the State of Ohio Department of Commerce. The Division’s trained and experienced staff emphasizes excellent service by creating customer involvement and inviting designers, developers, and contractors to participate in the code enforcement process.

We are committed to improving the way government works.

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