First Selectman Mike Tetreau announced today that Thomas Conley will
serve as the Town of Fairfield’s new Chief Building Official effective
January 2, 2014. Mr. Conley replaces James Gilleran who had served the
Town since 1987.
Thomas Conley, a 59-year Fairfield resident, is a State of Connecticut
Licensed Electrical Inspector and a State of Connecticut Licensed
Building Official. He is a member of the I.B.E.W Local 488 Electrical
Union, a member of the International Association of Electrical
Inspectors and holds an E-1 License as an Unlimited Electrical
Contractor. Before assuming the role of Chief Building Official, Mr.
Conley had been serving as building inspector for the Town of Fairfield
Mr. Conley is a former member of the Sullivan-McKinney Elder Housing’s
Executive Board. He also previously served on the Town’s Representative
Town Meeting (RTM) in districts ten and three. Mr. Conley, a graduate of
Roger Ludlowe High School , has been married to Linda for 34 years and
has three children.
Mr. Conley said, “The Town of Fairfield’s Building Department is
continuing the tradition of safeguarding the public health, safety and
general welfare through education and code enforcement.”
First Selectman Tetreau said, “Tom brings a wealth of experience and
knowledge to this key role which will help the Building Department
continue to provide quality service to our community. I also want to
thank Jim Gilleran for all of his dedicated years of service to our Town
and wish him all the best in his retirement.”