Building Safety Code Board of Appeals

The Building Safety Code Board of Appeals hears appeals by property owners of determinations made by the building official regarding variations from the provisions of the minimum requirements of the International Building Code and International Code Series as adopted. The Code establishes rules and regulations for the construction, alteration, removal, demolition, equipment, use and occupancy and maintenance of buildings and structures. Members serve a 5-year term. Alternates serve a 3-year term.

The Board meets annually at 4:00 pm on the second Thursday of January. Any other special meetings are scheduled as needed.

MEETING SCHEDULE FOR 2024:  Meeting information for 2024 is available on the City's new Meeting site:  Agendas/Minutes | City of Urbana Illinois Meetings (  Agendas, Packets, Minutes and Cancellation Notices will be posted there as they occur.


Agendas, minutes, and attachments for older meetings can be found in the archives: Archive of Agendas and Minutes

Here is a Boards and Commissions Application.

Board/Commission Staff

Staff Member Contact
Vivian Petrotte - Building Safety Administrative Assistant
(217) 384-2443
Nicholas Hanson - Building Official
(217) 384-2430

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