Multi Family and Rental Property are of particular interest to the State for Life Safety Code issues, and any “HOME Rental ” becomes a “PUBLIC” Building and subject to State Fire Marshal Inspection) There is a $125.00 fee to inspect, plus the costs to remedy any citations found.
Patrick Banks, Assistant State Fire Marshal
Division of Fire Safety, RUTLAND OFFICE
56 Howe St, Building A, Suite 200
Rutland, VT 05701
City of Rutland, Public Works Dept for Water Meter Readings:
773-1800 x 9 Public Works
x1 Joan Pluta JoanP@RutlandCity.org
x2 Cindy Moyer CindyM@RutlandCity.org
Rutland City Departments: M-F 830a-5pm 802–773-1800
x3 Human resources
x4 City Assessor, Barry Keefe,
x5 City Clerk
x6 Mayor and City Atty
x7 Public Works
x8 Zoning ,
CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY ( Needed to inspect Rutland City etc, premises between Owners, Occupants, Tenants, at Change of Occupancy)
No fee to Inspect, there is a Cost to correct any deficiencies though, It is a basic Health Code and Safety Inspection.
What they both look for is: Proper, Up to Date PE Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Detectors, Maybe needed hard wired, as well as Emergency exits, Egress windows/doors,
GFCI’s in Kitchens, Baths, interior exterior, washing machine areas, Annual Tune up an maintenance for Heating Systems, Broken glass, peeling paint, Handrails,
Cracked Steps/Trip hazards and the like.