In 1980, the Village of South Russell implemented a full-time, state certified Building Department. The Building and Zoning Department is located at the southeast corner of Bell and Chillicothe roads.


HeilmanLaura Heilman
Building Inspector 

Laura has been a South Russell resident since 1981, an employee of the Building and Zoning Department since 2001, and South Russell Village Employee of the Year for 2003.  She has been a member of the Building Official’s Conference of Northeast Ohio (BOCONEO) since 2006 and was Chairperson of its 2014 Code Institute.  She continues to serve on BOCONEO’s Code Institute Committee, and is now also serving on the Scholarship Committee.  Her certifications include Residential Mechanical Inspector, Residential Plumbing Inspector, Residential Building Inspector and Residential Building Official.


Email: building@southrussell.com
Phone: Phone: 440.338.6700 Ext.233