Board of Appeals of Plumbers & Gas Fitters
The Plumbing Board provides technical code review and recommendations to the City Council and County Commission on matters involving the Plumbing Codes; plumbing installations, construction & remodeling; and contractor licensing.
The primary focus/responsibilities of the Plumbing Board include:
reviewing plumbing/gas fitting, sewer and lawn irrigation codes, and recommending to City Council and County Commission proposed code adoptions or changes;
hearing appeals to Metropolitan Area Building Construction Department interpretations of the codes;
reviewing alternate plumbing/gas fitting and sewer materials and/or methods of installation;
reviewing and approving/denying applications for plumbing, drain laying (sewer) and lawn irrigation contractor licenses, and conducting hearings to consider probation, suspension or revocation of such licenses.
The Plumbing Board currently meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 9:00 AM at 730 N Main in the Executive Room.
The Plumbing Board is a City Council/County Commission - appointed seven-member board consisting of a mechanical engineer, mechanical contractor, master plumber, and journeyman plumber, master lawn sprinkler, master plumber contractor and a citizen at-large.
Beau Means, Plumbing/Mechanical Construction Inspection Supervisor