The Board of Appeals consists of five members, of whom three must be general or home building contractors and two members of the general public with a good understanding of building constructions. Architects and engineers are given preference. Members are appointed by the Mayor, approved by the City Council and serve three-year terms. The Board meets as needed. Meetings are held at City Hall (3600 86th Street). Meeting agendas and minutes are posed in the Document Library . To discuss a Board item, please contact the Department of Community Development at (515) 278-3935.
Board's Areas of Focus:
Reviews the model Building, Fire and Housing Codes and recommends adoption by the City Council.
Reviews Building Code, Fire Code and Housing Code appeals.
Below are the current Board of Appeals members:
Contact the Board of Appeals:
Phone - Community Development Department, (515) 278-3935