Construction Board of Adjustment & Appeals

Meetings

The Construction Board of Adjustment and Appeals meets on-call as necessary.
  • Village Hall
    501 US Highway 1
    Council Chambers
    North Palm Beach, FL 33408
Agendas & Minutes
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Members
 
  • Thomas McCarthy, Chair
  • Thomas Eissey, Vice Chair
  • Harry Ackerman, Member
  • Charles Isiminger, Member
  • Susan Stokes, Member
  • Scott Studer, Member
  • Stephan Yeckes, Member
  • Frank Giacomelli, 1st Alternate
  • Robert Phillips, 2nd Alternate
Composition
The Construction Board of Adjustment and Appeals consists of 7 members and 2 alternate members. Alternates have the duty to sit for any regular member that is absent, and serve in the order they are designated (1st alternate, 2nd alternate). Terms are 3 years for members and 1 year for alternates.  Members are not required to be Village residents. The Construction Board of Adjustment and Appeals is composed of individuals with knowledge and experience in the technical codes to include:
  • 1 member at large from the public
  • A general contractor
  • A plumbing contractor
  • An architect
  • An electrical contractor
  • An engineer
  • An HVAC contractor
Duties
The Construction Board of Adjustment and Appeals hears appeals of decisions and interpretations of the building official and considers variances of the technical codes. The board constitutes the local contractor regulatory board of Florida Statute 489 for hearings on the performance of state licensed, certified contractors.  The Construction Board of Adjustment and Appeals also serves as the Fire Code Board of Appeals.