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Vance Phillips - Chief Building Official

2401 Crow Canyon Rd, San Ramon, CA 94583 Map
Phone: (925) 973-2580
Fax : (925) 838-2821

Building and Safety Services promotes health and safety in the construction and maintenance of buildings and structures, and the maintenance of property through enforcement of building codes, conservation standards, regulations, and ordinances.


  • Monitoring and inspection of projects in all phases of construction performed by residents and contractors.
  • Review and issuance of building permits for construction of buildings, alterations, and accessory structures. This work includes all work not within the public right-of-way.
  • Code Enforcement: The division is charged with the enforcement of the City of San Ramon Municipal and Zoning Ordinances


Office Hours are:
Monday to Friday - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Permitting Hours are:
Monday to Friday - 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Inspector’s Office Hours (by telephone): (925) 973-2580, Select Option 1 (Inspector)
Combination Building Inspectors: Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 8:00 am

Code Enforcement Officers: Mondays 9:00 am to 9:30 am; Tuesday to Friday – 8:00 am to 8:30 am

Directions: Take Crow Canyon exit off I680. Head west, turn left on Creekside Dr. Permit Center is the gray building on the left. Building Division is located on the 2nd floor. 

Staff: Title E-mail Voice
Vance Phillips Chief Building Official 973-2583
Tai Akiwumi Plans Examiner 973-2591
Pat Cerruti Neighborhood Preservation Officer
Josh DeMello Building Inspector (C) 973-2585
Mike Elliott Neighborhood Preservation Officer 973-2589
Charlie Gonzalez Building Inspector 973-2594
Dennis Lau Plan Check Engineer 973-2584
Jay Lewis Permit Specialist 973-2586
Carl Mattioda Senior Building Inspector 973-2587
Dan Nichols Building Inspector (C)
Teresa Noble Permit Specialist 973-2592
Mike Rodriguez Building Inspector (C)