Building Code Advisory Committee Fact Sheet

Title: Building Code Advisory Committee

Type of Board/Commission/Committee: Advisory

Affiliated Department: Community Development

Status: Active

Governing Legislation:
-Resolution 1116
-Resolution 1130
-CBJ Code Title 19
-Date Created: July 01, 1985
-Sunset Date: N/A

To reference the general rules of procedure and informational booklet for all boards, please see the documents available on the General Board Information page.

Description: Reviews and proposes amendments to the building code. The Community Development Department provides staff to the committee.

Membership: 5 members representing to the extent possible: Architects, Electrical Engineers, Civil Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, and Contractors.

Officers: Chair

Quorum: 3

Term Limits: 3 year terms

Annual Appointment Period (Annual Reports Due): November

Meetings: During code review, weekly meetings are held on Mondays at 5pm in the Juneau Fire Hall Classroom. See the online calendar at for more information

Special Facts: While the term expiration dates for this board occur in November on a rotating 3-year cycle, the annual report which is usually done at the time of the annual appointments, is in fact scheduled to occur in June in accordance with Resolution 1130. Both the CBJ Building Codes Official Charlie Ford and the CBJ Fire Marshal Dan Jager provide staff support to the Building Code Advisory Committee.

Staff Contact: Charlie Ford, Building Codes Official - 586-0767 -