Robert Pero was hired in June 2005 and appointed by Village Council to the position of Building Inspector/Development Officer in April 2007.

The Building Inspector/Development Officer is a dual role. The primary function of the Building Inspector role is to ensure that buildings in the Village of New Maryland are in compliance with the relevant Federal, Provincial and Local Codes and By-Laws. The primary functions of the Development Officer’s role are to support the growth and development objectives of Council through the coordination and review of development applications within the provisions of the New Brunswick Community Planning Act. Working within the authorities invested by the Act in the Planning Advisory Committee (PAC), the Building Inspector/Development Officer acts as the key staff person to PAC and reports jointly to the PAC Chair and CAO/Clerk.

Assistant Building Inspector/Develpment Officer: Kyle Arsenault