Community Development / Construction

Department: Community Development / Construction

100 Mount Laurel Road
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Office Location: Room 204

Phone: 856-234-9686 and 856-234-9688
Fax: 856-273-0106

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm

Construction Code Official  George Dittmar 856-234-0001 ext 1301
Asst. to the Director Lisa M. Rodenbaugh 856-234-0001 ext 1306
DCO office   856-234-0001 ext 1304
Housing Officer Gerry Bucci 856-234-0001 ext 1318
Building Sub-Code Official Richard Uschmann 856-234-0001 ext 1313
Plumbing Sub-Code Official   856-234-0001 ext 1307
Electrical Sub-Code Official George Dittmar
856-234-0001 ext 1301
Fire Sub-Code Official Bob King 856-234-0001 ext 1308

General Information

The Department of Community Development is comprised of the Planning Division, the Zoning Division, the Inspections Division, the Affordable Housing Division and the Zoning Officer.


The Department of Community Development-Construction, Housing, Planning Board, Zoning Board and Zoning Dept. forms are provided online.


 Links For Adopted Subcodes


For International one and two family dwelling code 2015:


For International building code 2015:


For International mechanical code 2015:


For the International fuel gas code 2015:


For the National standard plumbing code 2015{token}&Site=PHCC


For the International energy conservation code 2015 for low rise residential  for all other buildings use the ASHRAE standard 90.1 2013.


For energy code documentation also see:


For the barrier free requirements see chapter 11 of the IBC 2015 listed above, for the technical standards:


For the 2014 National electric code see:


For the Rehabilitation subcode which applies to all work in existing buildings see: