Building Inspections

Our primary mission is to safeguard the public, promote the health, safety and welfare of the City of Bessemer through enforcement of the International Building Code. We believe in equitable treatment for all individuals regardless of circumstances and strive to enforce all building codes in a fair and considerate manner. We feel that through education and cooperation, we will build positive working relationships within the building community, consumers and citizens alike.



Tom Harmon

Building Inspector

1700 Third Avenue North
Bessemer, Alabama 35020
(205) 424-4060 phone
(205) 481-4539 fax