Building and Safety

 

                                                                            


                                     
Building & Safety Department                                    Department Hours: 
1415 Santa Anita Avenue                                     Monday - Thursday  
South El Monte, CA 91733                                     7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Phone: (626) 579-6540                                    Closed on Major Holidays  

 


Permit Technician                          Ext.                         Email:  
Laura Lozano                         3246                         llozano@soelmonte.org 



Senior Building Inspector            Ext.                         Email: 
Jerry Maiques                3225                       jmaiques@soelmonte.org  
                                 

Building Inspector  Days & Hours:                      Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday 
Office Hours                       8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
Field Inspection Hours                      9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  




The Building and Safety Division is responsible for the enforcement of building standards to safeguard health, life, safety, property, and public welfare of all buildings and structures through proper compliance with all  provisions of the latest adopted Building Code. 

Other duties include the review of construction plans for compliance with the latest adopted California Building Code, City ordinances, state and federal laws; provide direction to the general public and construction professionals as it relates to new building regulations and methods; and maintain a history of permit records for properties within the City.


Effective January 1, 2019 

NEWLY ADOPTED STATE LEGISLATION AB 3002 SHALL APPLY TO COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS 

This bill would additionally require the above local jurisdiction issuing building permits for commercial construction or business licenses to make available a notice containing specified information regarding disability access. The bill would also require a local agency to provide the informational notice to an applicant for a commercial building permit or a business license .

The following resources shall assist with code requirements and project applicability: 



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