Sec. 11-141. Composition.
There is hereby continued in the city a board to be called the board of building code appeals, which shall hear appeals concerning the application of the uniform statewide building code and appeals concerning the application of the statewide fire prevention code. The board of building code appeals shall consist of seven (7) members. If qualified volunteers are available the members of the board shall include one member who is a licensed architect, one member who is a licensed engineer, one member who is a licensed class a building contractor, one member who is a licensed class a electrical contractor, one member who is a licensed class a plumbing or mechanical contractor, one member who is an experienced property manager and one citizen member from the city at-large. In the event qualified volunteers for one or more of the designated categories of members are not available, city council shall select at-large members on the basis of their ability to render fair and competent decisions regarding the application of the building and fire codes. At least one member of the board should be an experienced builder and one member a licensed professional engineer or architect and one member an experienced property manager. (Ord. of 10-28-03, O-03-177, eff. 10-1-03; Ord. No. O-04-122, 9-14-04)