Building Department

If you are planning to add, renovate or just update your home or business we are here to help.  Our Inspectors are licensed by the State of New Jersey and are here to make sure your construction is performed to the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code and to Fort Lee’s high standards for your safety.  We are here to help you with the process, whether you are replacing a fence, paving a driveway, or selling your home.

Snow Removal Requirements for Residents & Businesses

Residents are required to clear the snow 12 hours after the storm ends; business owners, commercial properties & apartment buildings must clear the snow four (4) daylight hours after the storm ends.