Building Safety (Electric, Mechanical & Plumbing)

Plumbing & Mechanical Board of Appeals Meetings


  • 7 p.m.
  • Meets the second Thursday of each month
  • 316 N Capitol Avenue
    Building Safety Office Conference Room, Suite C-2
    Lansing, MI 48933-1238

Electrical Board of Appeals


  • 7 p.m.
  • Meets the third Tuesday of each month
  • 316 N Capitol Avenue
    Building Safety Office Conference Room, Suite C-2
    Lansing, MI 48933-1238

Members


  • James R. Drake
    Term expires: June 30, 2016
  • Donald Heck
    Term expires: June 30, 2016
  • Thomas Knoy
    Term expires: June 30, 2017
  • Chad Powers
    Term expires: June 30, 2016
  • Barry Wood
    Term expires: June 30, 2015

Purpose


The purpose of the individual Electrical, Mechanical, and Plumbing Appeals Board of Appeals is to:
  • Hear appeals of the decisions made by the Plan Reviewer or Field Inspector in regards to the application or interpretation of a specific section of the respective Code.
  • To approve or deny the use of alternative material or method not specifically recognized by the respective Code.
  • To approve or deny the use of proposed construction that as a result of a practical difficulty may not meet the letter of the Code but is intended to meet the intent of the Code without lessening public safety.

Qualifications


Qualification requirements are spelled out in the respective State Act.