Building Code / Fire Prevention Code Appeals

Board of Building Code Appeals/Board of Fire Prevention Code Appeals

  • hears appeals from the local building department concerning application of the Building Code and/or from an owner/occupant of a structure who disagrees with the interpretation of the Fire Prevention Code.
  • members appointed by the Board of Supervisors and should include at least five members (with staggered terms so that less than one-half will expire within the same year) and alternates of different occupations or professional fields relating to the construction industry
  • should include an expert builder, a licensed architect, or professional engineer, an experienced property manager, and a fire prevention expert.
  • 4-year staggered terms ending December 31
  • meets "as needed" in the County Administration building
  • Current roster (PDF)