Navigating the City of Boston Permitting Process

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Newton Marriott
2345 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466


Navigating the City of Boston Permitting Process is a comprehensive course designed to provide participants with a deep understanding of the intricacies involved in obtaining permits for various projects within the city. Through this course, students will gain practical insights into the complex regulatory landscape, including zoning regulations, building codes, and environmental considerations. Participants will learn strategies for efficiently navigating the intricate bureaucratic procedures, enabling them to successfully manage the permitting process for both commercial and residential developments in Boston.

  • Learn to manage code and zoning implications on your projects

  • Understand the bureaucratic processes behind construction permits

  • Explore the differences between commercial and residential code


Joe KellyDirector, Mass Construction Consultants

Joe Kelly runs Mass Construction Consultants, specializing in corporate construction education and code consulting services. Joe draws from field experience as a superintendent on high-rise projects and as a Chief Building Inspector in Boston to help companies and owners solve problems. Joe is also the host of the Mass Construction Show, a podcast about the construction industry in Massachusetts.

Joe Kelly