The Board shall consist of seven members appointed by the Council that serve three-year terms. Board members shall be selected on the basis of their ability to render fair and competent decisions regarding application of the Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC) (PDF). Members shall, to the extent possible, represent different occupational or professional fields relating to the Board such as licensed professional engineers or architects. Members receive $15 in compensation for each meeting attended. To apply to serve on this Board, please fill out our online application.
For more information about the Building Code Board of Appeals, contact Jerry Rigney, Inspections Director, at 434-799-5263 ext. 232.
The functions of the Building Code Board of Appeals include: