This board is an advisory body to the City Council that exhibits certain autonomous decision-making. Its powers and duties include hearing appeals of orders, decisions, or determinations made by city officials relative to the application and interpretation of Chapter 6 (Building Regulations) of the Code of Ordinances. This board also decides such other matters as may be assigned by the city council from time to time.
This board holds its meetings on an as-needed basis.
The owner of property within the city limits may seek relief from the regulations found in Chapter 6 of the Code of Ordinances by requesting an appeal from the Construction Board of Appeals. Additional information regarding the applicability, process, approval criteria, and appeals process is available in the Code of Ordinance, Chapter 1, Art. 1.02, Division 5.