The Board serves as an appeals board from rules or regulations of the Building, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Codes and may grant, modify or deny an appeal made to a decision of the building official. The Board also passes upon matters pertaining to building construction. The Construction Code Board of Appeals sha ll consist of three (3) general members and four (4) trade specialist members appointed by the City Manager, by and with the approval of the City Commission. Appointments shall be made for a term of four (4) years, but any appointed member may, for cause, be removed from office at any time by the City Manager.
The three (3) general members shall be licensed professional architects or engineers with at least five (5) years of experience, or Fire Code Officials. The four (4) trade specialist members shall include:
- A building contractor or construction superintendent with at least five (5) years of experience in directing non-residential building construction.
- A licensed Master Electrician.
- A licensed Mechanical Contractor.
- A licensed Master Plumber.
A quorum of the Board shall require the presence of at least four (4) members and shall include at least two (2) general members and at least one (1) trade specialist with expertise in the code provision(s) which are at issue in the appeal.”