Wisconsin Safety and Buildings Division / Wisconsin Building Codes
The Building Inspection Department is responsible for the Administration and Enforcement of the City and State Building, Heating, Plumbing, Electrical, and Zoning Codes. The primary purpose of these codes is to protect the life and safety of the public. The secondary purpose is to protect, preserve, and enhance property values and quality of life for the citizens of the City.
The Code Enforcement Division will promote healthy neighborhoods through enforcement activities which will focus on both residential and commercial properties throughout the city. The objective of the division is to enforce building, maintenance and health codes as they pertain to property upkeep and the elimination of health hazards caused by the presence of garbage or other adverse exterior conditions.
CITY OF RACINE BUILDING DEPARTMENT 730 WASHINGTON AVENUE ROOM 305 – RACINE WI 53403 MAIN TELEPHONE NUMBER: (262) 636-9464 FAX: (262) 636-9329 BUILDING, HEATING AND ZONING INSPECTION (262) 636-9471 OR (262) 636-9162 OR (262) 636-9497 ELECTRICAL INSPECTION (262) 636-9163 PLUMBING INSPECTION (262) 636-9164 CODE ENFORCEMENT DIVISION (262) 636-9500 OFFICE HOURS MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 8:00 A.M. – 4:55 P.M. (CLOSED FOR LUNCH 11:55-1:00 P.M. INSPECTOR'S OFFICE HOURS 8:00 A.M. - 9:30 A.M. AND 1:00 P.M. - 2:30 P.M.