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Building & Safety Division

The Building Division is responsible for assisting, enforcing and administering the compliance of City, State and Federal Building and Safety Code regulations. This Division provides services including plan checking, inspections of all new construction and renovated structures, Capital Improvement Projects, additions and remodeling including all major heating, ventilation and air conditioning units, electrical, plumbing and structural systems. Other responsibilities include the issuance of Building, Electrical, Plumbing, and Mechanical systems permits.

Please contact the City of Montebello, Building and Safety Division before starting any project to determine if city approvals, permits, and inspections are required. 

General Office & Permit Counter Hours:

Monday – Thursday (Closed on Friday) 

7:30 AM to 5:30 PM 

Phone: (323) 887-1200 extension 497

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Building Official- Ayla Jefferson

Tuesdays- 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM (By Appointment Only)
Permit Technician- Jeannette Rios
Phone: (323) 887-1200 extension 483

Building Inspector 
Phone: (323) 887-1200 extension 458
Inspection Request:
Phone line request (323) 887-1479 
leave a voicmemail with the date for inspection request, permit number, address, name and number of a contact person on site and the type of inspection. Inspections scheduled before 3:30 p.m. will be scheduled on the next available business day. 

 Construction Working Hours:

Weekdays: 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Weekends & Holidays: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm 

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