The Board of Appeals hears and decides appeals to decisions made by the Building Official relative to the application and interpretation of the North Liberty Building Code. Its members are residents of North Liberty who are qualified and experienced in training to pass on matters pertaining to building construction. This board meets only when an appeal has been filed.
Limitations on Authority
An application for appeal shall be based on a claim that the true intent of this code or the rules legally adopted there under have been incorrectly interpreted, the provisions of this code do not fully apply or an equally good or better form of construction is proposed. The board shall have no authority to waive requirements of this code.
The board of appeals shall consist of members who are qualified by experience and training to pass on matters pertaining to building construction and are not employees of the jurisdiction.
Any questions can be directed to Tom Palmer at (319) 626-5736.