City of Medford Building Department 85 George P Hassett Dr, Medford, MA02155 The city's building department inspects plans and properties that are seeking a building permit. Massachusetts state law…More requires anyone who is looking to construct, reconstruct, alter, repair, remove or demolish a building or structure or change the use or occupancy of a building is required to pick up a building permit. It takes up to 30 days to obtain one. Paul Mochi is the city's building inspector. The office is located on the first floor of City Hall.
Michael McGlynn has held the city's top municipal administrative position since he was first elected in 1988. His…More consecutive years of service since then make him the longest-serving mayor in the Commonwealth.
Prior to being elected mayor, McGlynn represented Medford and Malden in the state's House of Representatives for 12 years. He is the son of John "Jack" McGlynn, who served as mayor in the 1970s.
McGlynn's office and his staff can be found on the second floor of City Hall.