County Infrastructure

Building Inspector

Directs and participates in the enforcement of numerous ordinances pertaining to zoning, buildings, plumbing, electrical, fences, residential and commercial building and site exteriors, signage, grading and the land disturbance permits, occupancy permits, special use permits and other regulatory systems of the Benton County Code. Reviews residential, commercial and industrial plans for compliance with building and zoning ordinances and approves all permits, conducts, and field inspection. Receives applications for all required permits and issues permits after ensuring that applications are complete and in compliance; performs inspections as required, requested or appropriate. Works by complaint on unsafe building and determines if they can be repaired or require demolition.


706 E 5th Street; Suite 12 Fowler, IN 47944

Benton County Courthouse
(1st Floor)


Monday - Friday
8:30 am to 4:00 pm EST
Closed on major holidays


PH: 765-884-1728

Fax: 765-884-2072




Matt Hull, Building Commissioner

Jacqueline Griner, Administrative Assistant