Weights & Measures

The Department of Weights and Measures consists of a one-person staff and is charged with the responsibility of ensuring that equity and fairness prevail in the marketplace between the buyer and seller when determining the quantity of all goods, wares and merchandise. The Inspector enforces all laws, regulations and ordinances pertaining to measuring devices used by local business establishments, such as:

  • Gas station pumps
  • Home heating oil truck meters
  • Scales for:
    • Clinic
    • Factory
    • Hospital
    • Pharmacy scales
    • Shopping
    • Truck
  • Taxi meters