Building Inspections & Code Enforcement
About the Department
The Department of Building Inspections & Code Enforcement is responsible for the city-wide review and inspection of property to assure compliance with the State of West Virginia and the City of Weirton Building and Property Maintenance Codes. The Department also enforces the City of Weirton’s Codified Ordinances including the Unified Development Ordinance. The Department is under the direction of Code Official, Matthew Burksey and under the jurisdiction of Planning & Development Director, Mark Miller.
Matt Burskey, Code Official
Matt serves as Head of the Department of Code Enforcement and Inspections. Matt is the Chief Enforcement Official enforcing the city ordinances, while ensuring compliance with city policies, codes, and regulations while following the 2018 International Code Council standards. Matt assigns all cases to the Inspectors and oversees their progress.