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Mechanical and Plumbing Board of Appeals

Membership: Nine members: one journeyman plumber; one responsible master plumber; three construction industry representatives; two air conditioning contractors; one mechanical engineer; and, one master plumber.

Appointment: Mayor and City Council.

Term: Two years. The board is subject to the Term Limitations Policy.

Meetings: As needed at City Hall in the Council Briefing Room at 4 p.m. Three members present at any meeting for a quorum.

Function: The board may vary the application of any provision of the Mechanical Code or modify an order of the Building Official when, in its opinion, enforcement would do manifest injustice and would be contrary to the purpose of the code. Recourse from decisions of this board must be made through the District Court.

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