Tel: 740-695-4397

Building Department

Belmont County Building Department is a Sub-Department of Mid-East Ohio Building Department 


Effective April 16, 2018, commercial building projects within the unincorporated areas of Belmont County will be served by Mid-East Ohio Building Department located in Zanesville.  Any commercial building project started prior to April 16, 2018, with permits and inspections through the Southeast Ohio Building Department in Marietta, will be served by Southeast Ohio through project completion.   

Jason Baughman, P. E.
Chief Building Official
Mid-East Ohio Building Department
22 North 5th Street
Zanesville, OH  43701

Mr. Baughman’s e-mail address is
Website is