Town of Winchester - Veterans' Service 71 Mount Vernon St, Winchester, MA01890 The Veterans' Service office, which is located in the basement of Town Hall, is led by Veterans Assistant Al Wile. The…More office assists Winchester veterans in obtaining payments they are permitted to receive.
The building department assists the public and ensure their health and safety, and enforces state building codes and…More the town's zoning by-laws, as well as plumbing, gas, electrical, housing, sign and any other codes and by-laws that deal with property and structures.
Located on the lower level of Town Hall, the building department reviews plans, issues permits and inspects all new and altered buildings to ensure they are up to code.
The Winchester Engineering and Planning Office is located on the lower level of Town Hall. The office maintains all…More plans and engineering records for the town. It is also involved in studies that deal with drainage, traffic, water, sewage and other pubic works and planning projects.
The department oversees the design and construction of various municipal improvements. It also conducts engineering-related plan reviews and field inspections, site plan approvals and new or redeveloped commercial and residential properties.
The department also handles parking permits for Aberjona, Waterfield and Jenks parking lots.