The mission of the Wayne County Building Department is to promote, protect and improve the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the Wayne County through an equitable code enforcement program as well as to provide a high level of building code compliance for the preservation of life, safety and the general welfare for the people of Wayne County.
Chief Building Official
NOTICE REGARDING COVID - 19
THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT IS OPERATING AS NORMAL - EVEN THOUGH THE PUBLIC IS NOT ALLOWED AT THE COUNTER, YOU MAY LEAVE YOUR DOCUMENTS IN THE BLUE DROP BOX AND WE WILL PROCESS IT AS USUAL.
ONCE ALL REVIEWS HAVE BEEN DONE, YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED FOR PICK-UP AND GIVEN INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO LEAVE PAYMENTS.
ALSO, WE ARE DOING INSPECTIONS DAILY AND WE REQUIRE A 24 HOUR NOTICE FOR THEM. PLEASE BE PATIENT AS THE REVIEWS ARE TAKING LONGER DUE TO THE VIRUS AND SOCIAL DISTANCING SET BY THE GOVERNOR.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL 330-287-5525 AND WE WILL BE ABLE TO HELP YOU.
Wayne County Building Department
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Authority for requirements of building construction and maintenance in unincorporated areas. Field inspectors visit commercial and residential building sites and projects.