THIS IS A VOLUNTEER POSITION ON ONE OF OUR CITY ADVISORY BODIES.
THIS BOARD CURRENTLY HAS ONE VACANCY FOR A REPRESENTATIVE WITH DISABILITIES. THERE IS AN ADDITIONAL SEAT OPEN AT THE COMPLETION OF THE BOARD MEMBER'S FIRST TERM. Board Members must apply for each term served.
The Construction Board of Appeals (CBOA) meets as necessary in order:
To determine the suitability of alternate materials, methods of construction, and other specifications set out in the City's adopted Uniform Codes.
To interpret the provisions of the City's adopted Uniform Codes and to hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by the Chief Building Official, Code Official or Fire Marshall relative to the application and interpretations of the adopted Codes of Title 15.
To conduct hearings and provide the second level of administrative review for contested Administrative Citations issued pursuant to the adopted codes of Title 15 or otherwise issued by the Chief Building Official. To serve as the acting Housing Appeals Board required under California Health & Safety Code section 17920.6, and to also serve as the appeals body for any other adopted codes found within Title 15 of the San Luis Obispo Municipal Code, including disability access requirements imposed by the California Building Standards Code and the California Health & Safety Code.
Meetings shall be on call of the Chief Building Official on at least three days public notice given in a form acceptable to the City Clerk. Meetings are held in the Council Chamber, City Hall, 990 Palm Street, San Luis Obispo, California, or at a location otherwise noticed.
More details at: https://www.slocity.org/government/advisory-bodies/agendas-and-minutes/construction-board-of-appeals TYPICAL QUALIFICATIONS
The Construction Board of Appeals (CBOA) consists of seven members. Members must be residents and registered voters of the City pursuant to the City of San Luis Obispo City Council Policies & Procedures Manual.
Five of the seven members shall be qualified by experience and training to pass on matters pertaining to building construction and building service equipment, hazards of fire, explosions, hazardous conditions or fire protection and who are not employees of the City. Two members of the Board shall be physically disabled persons, as defined in the adopted California Building Code. Board members may serve simultaneously on other non-technical City advisory bodies pursuant to the City of San Luis Obispo City Council Policies & Procedures Manual.
City Of San Luis Obispo