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Building Commissioner subject files

Identifier: 5410.007
Scope and Contents Subject files of the Building Commissioner. Includes correspondence, reports, plans, etc.

Certificates of Use and Occupancy

Identifier: 5410.005
Scope and Contents Files from 1972-2002 arranged alphabetically by address. Files from 2003-2014 are arranged chronologically. Files generally include copy of the certificate, inspection reports and other materials submitted during the application process.

Commissioner William Good records

Identifier: 5400.001
Scope and Contents Correspondence and subject files of Commissioner William Good who served from 2004-2011. This collection is unprocessed.

Commissioner's bulletins

Identifier: 5400.002

Demolished building permit files ("Takedowns")

Identifier: 5410.001
Scope and Contents Building permit files of demolished buildings, also called "Takedowns." File jacket usually includes original building permit, permits for repair or renovation, violation notices, correspondence and permit to repair or raze (Takedown permit).

Demolished building (takedowns) photographs

Identifier: 5410.002
Scope and Contents Photograph files of buildings ordered razed by the City of Boston. Photographs document condition of building just prior to demolition and usually include photograph of lot after demolition.

Division of Health Inspections records

Identifier: 5430.001
Scope and Contents note Includes copies of permits issued for milk wholesalers, funeral directors, sale of frozen desserts, massage/vapor baths, etc., circa 1977-1988; complaints of violations, circa 1978- 1986; and temporary food service applications, 1992-1994. This collection is unprocessed.

Housing Inspection Department publications

Identifier: 5440.002
Scope and Contents Reports produced by the Housing Inspection Department.

Housing Inspection Division records

Identifier: 5440.001
Scope and Contents Includes administrative files, complaint case files, financial records, etc. This collection is unprocessed.

Permit plans

Identifier: 5410.004
Scope and Contents Plans filed with building permits on aperture cards. Contact the Inspectional Services Department, Building Division for access to plans.

Weights and Measures Division measuring tools

Identifier: 5490.001