Building Department

The building department regulates the city’s code administration, permitting, and plan review.The department also protects the health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of Aberdeen by enforcing building, plumbing, mechanical codes.

We constantly strive to ensure that building codes for both commercial and residential structures are met; thus ensuring the safety of each and every resident. The Building Department strives to provide the best possible service to our citizens and visitors.

All jobs related to construction (new construction and/or renovations) within the city limits of Aberdeen must be permitted. The permits may be classified as Residential or Commercial.

Among the types of permits that require an inspection are:

  • Building Permits
  • Plumbing Permits
  • Mechanical Permits
  • Sign Permits

To learn more about building in the City of Aberdeen please visit our Resource Center. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call.

Departmental Contacts

Building Official
Currently Vacant
Building Inspector II
Matthew Anglesey
(360) 537-3221
Building & Code
Enforcement Manager

Bill Sidor
(360) 537-3250
Permit Coordinator
Renee Reynolds
(360) 537-3217

The Aberdeen Building Department is located on the Second Floor of City Hall at 200 E. Market Street.

Department Contacts


Kathryn Schaben Skolrood Finance Director (360) 537-3201 Contact Kathryn Skolrood | Finance Director City of Aberdeen WA
Sandy Mullin Assistant Finance Director (360) 537-3202 Contact Sandy Mullin | Assitant Finance Director City of Aberdeen WA
Chelsea Yarwood Payroll (360) 537-3259 Contact Chelsea Yarwood | City of Aberdeen Finance Department
Lisa Nicklas Taxes and Licensing (360) 537-3225 Contact Lisa Nicklas | City of Aberdeen Finance Department
Dianne Hill |Insurance Claims (360) 537-3236 Contact Dianne Hill | City of Aberdeen Finance Department
Sarah Pawelko Utility Billing (360) 537-3210 Contact Sarah Pawelko | City of Aberdeen Finance Department
Debbie Cummings Accounts Payable (360) 537-3234 Contact Debbie Cummings | City of Aberdeen Finance Department