Who is my Inspector?

map showing regions of the county where Wake County does building inspections
Building inspectors are assigned to regions of the county

Inspectors are assigned to one or more regions of Wake County. Personnel listed as building trade inspect construction framing, footings, foundations, slabs, insulation and final building approval for occupation. Personnel listed as trades inspect plumbing including water and sewer connections, electrical, HVAC systems and related mechanicals. View more detailed maps below to find your inspector(s) and their contact information. 

 

Or contact us at:

Wake County

Inspections & Permits

919-856-6222

[email protected]

 

 

Supervisors

Name

Trade

Phone

Ken Keplar

Inspections Administrator

919-524-4665

Aden Branch

Electrical Chief and
Special Projects Team Lead

919-524-4597

Kenneth Dorman

Building Chief

919-524-4623

Ed Savage

Mechanical & Plumbing Chief

919-524-4639

Northwest Region

Area 1 - Falls Lake

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map of inspector area 1 Falls Lake

Area 1 is the far northwest corner of Wake County and is bounded by the county line, state highway 98, and the eastern edge of the Falls Lake watershed.

Name

Trade

Phone

Randy Bennett

Building

919-805-5356

Doug Lilley

Trades

919-368-9955

 

Area 2 - North of 540, West of Six Forks

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map of inspector area 2 N of 540 and W of Six Forks

Area 2 is bounded by 98 to the north, Six Forks to the east, 540 to the south, and the county line to the west

Name

Trade

Phone

Randy Bennett

Building

919-805-5356

Doug Lilley

Trades

919-368-9955

Area 3 - North of 98, East of Falls Lake

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map of inspector area 3 - eastern Falls Lake, Durham Rd, Capitol Blvd

Area 3 is bounded by the county line to the north, Capital Blvd. to the east, state highway 98 to the south, and Falls Lake to the west.

Name

Trade

Phone

Don Harris

Building

919-524-2017

Mike Stephenson

Trades

 919-215-2687 

Area 4 - East of Six Forks, South of 98, West of Falls of Neuse, North of 540

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map of inspector area 4 north 540 east six forks west of falls of neuse

Area 4 is bounded by Six Forks Road to the west, state hwy 98 to the north, Falls of Neuse Road to the east, and 540 to the south.

Name

Trade

Phone

Don Harris

Building

919-524-2017

Mike Stephenson

Trades

919-215-2687

Area 5 - East of Capital Blvd, North of Mitchell Mill

map of inspector area 5 east of Capital Blvd, north of Michell Mill

Area 5 is bounded by Capital Blvd to the west, the county line to the north, and Mitchell Mill Road to the south. Area 5 includes the Town of Rolesville.

Name

Trade

Phone

Joseph LeFrancois

Building

919-524-4666

Emerson Privette​

Trades

 ​919-524-4598

Northeast Region

Area 6 - East of Raleigh limits to Edgemont Rd

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map of inspector area 6 east of Raleigh limits to Edgemont

Area 6 is east of Raleigh city limits, north/northeast of Buffalo Rd and Rolesville Rd, west of Edgemont Rd and south of Mitchell Mill Rd.

Name

Trade

Phone

Vacant

Building

Emerson Privette

Trades

919-524-4598

Area 7 - Little River

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map of inspector area 7 Little River

Area 7 is bounded by Edgemont Rd to the west, Halifax Rd and the county line to the north, Pearces Rd to the east, and 64 to the south. Area 7 encompasses the Little River watershed.

Name

Trade

Phone

Vacant

Building

Frank Karcher

Trades

919-605-4735

Area 8 - Zebulon and surrounding area

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map of inspector area 8 - Zebulon and surrounding area

Area 8 is bounded by Little River and Pearces Rd to the west and the county line to the east. Area 8 encompasses the town of Zebulon.

Name

Trade

Phone

Jeremiah Dupont

Building

919-524-4655

Frank Karcher

Trades

919-605-4735

Area 9 - Wendell and surrounding area

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map of inspector area 9 - Wendell and surrounding area

Area 9 is bounded by state hwy 64, Little River, the county line, and Mitchell Mill Rd. Area 9 encompasses the town of Wendell.

Name

Trade

Phone

Mike Stratton

Building

919-524-4626

​Raymond Ielfield

Trades

919-218-3695

Area 10 - Knightdale and surrounding area

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map of inspector area 10 - Knightdale and surrounding area

Area 10 is bounded by Raleigh city limits to the west, Buffaloe Rd to the north, Rolesville Rd and Hwy 64 to the east, and Poole Rd to the south. Area 10 encompasses the town of Knightdale.

Name

Trade

Phone

Vacant

Building

919-215-0239

Scott Powell

Trades

919-306-3683

Area 11 - Southeast of Raleigh

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map of inspector area 11 - southeast of Raleigh

Area 11 is bounded by Raleigh city limits to the west, Poole Rd to the north, Smithfield Rd to the east, and US 70 to the south. 

Name

Trade

Phone

Vacant

Building

Scott Powell

Trades

919-306-3683

Southeast Region

Area 12 - Southeast of Garner

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map of inspector area 12 - southeast of Garner

Area 12 is bounded by Garner town limits to the west, US 70 to the north, the county line to the east, Benson Rd to the south.

Name

Trade

Phone

Jeff A. Scott

Building

919-524-4660

Vacant

Trades

 

Area 13 - South of Garner

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map of inspector area 13 - south of Garner

Area 13 is bounded by Old Stage Rd to the west, Garner town limits to the north, Benson Rd to the east, and NC 42 to the south.

Name

Trade

Phone

Jeff A. Scott

Building

919-524-4660

Vacant

Trades

 

Area 14 - SE of Old Stage and NC 42

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map of inspector area 14 - SE of Old Stage and NC 42

Area 14 is bounded by Old Stage Rd to the west, NC 42 to the north, and the county line.

Name

Trade

Phone

Jeff A. Scott

Building

919-524-4660

Rob Wilson

Trades

919-524-4644

Area 15 - SE of Fuquay Varina

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map of inspector area 15 - SE of Fuquay Varina

Area 15 is bounded by Fuquay Varina to the west, NC 42 to the north, Old Stage Rd to the east, and the county line to the south.

Name

Trade

Phone

Jeff A. Scott

Building

919-524-4660

Rob Wilson

Trades

919-524-4644

 

Area 16 - between Fuquay Varina and Garner east of 401

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map of inspector area 16 - between FV and Garner east of 401

Area 16 is bounded by 401 to the west, Garner town limits to the north (roughly 10-10 rd), Old Stage Rd to the east, and NC 42 to the south.

Name

Trade

Phone

Jeff A. Scott 

Building

919-524-4660

Vacant

Trades

 

Area 17 - Swift Creek

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map of inspector area 17 - Swift Creek

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Area 17 - is bounded by Raleigh city limits to the north (roughly Tryon Rd and Yates Mill), 401 to the east, Fuquay Varina town limits to the south, and town limits of Holly Springs and Cary to the west.

Name

Trade

Phone

Scott Spencer

Building

919-605-2993

Sarrah Kelly

Trades

919-218-9957

Southwest Region

Area 18 - Harris Lake

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map of inspector area 18 - Harris Lake up to US 1

Area 18 is bounded by the county line to the west, US 1 to the north, and Holly Springs and Fuquay Varina to the east. This area includes Harris Lake.

Name

Trade

Phone

Vacant

Building

Rob Wilson

Trades

919-524-4644

Area 19 - North of US 1

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map of inspector area 19 - sw region north of US 1

Area 19 is bounded by the county line to the west, Apex to the north and east, and US 1 to the south.

Name

Trade

Phone

Vacant

Building

 

Sarrah Kelly

Trades

919-218-9957

Area 20 and Special Projects

County-wide team

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map of inspector area 20 - RTP, Morrisville, Cary

Inspectors assigned to the Special Projects team cover area 20, RTP, RDU airport, and Wake County Public Schools.

Name

Trade

Phone

John A Dipietro   

Building

919-524-4614

Daniel Wilson

Trades

984-500-7734  

Jason Wadsworth

Trades

919-218-4062

Tim Stephenson

​Building

919-524-4604