Altoona Code Appeals Board
 

 Information

 

Purpose

This Board was created by Ordinance #5421, adopted March 12, 1997, replacing the Building Code Board of Appeals previously created by Ordinance #3952, adopted May 18, 1967.  It shall consist of five (5) individuals.  The original terms staggered and thereafter shall be for a period of five (5) years or until his successor has been appointed.  The appointments shall be made by the Mayor.

The board shall consist of five (5) members, one from each of the disciplines outlined in the Uniform Construction Code.

This board is responsible for hearing appeals from a decision of the Code Official refusing to grant modifications to the Uniform Construction Code.

Enabling Legislation

Uniform Construction Code

Staff

  • Various Inspectors - Rebecca Brown - 814-949-2455
  • John Plouse, Building Code Official, 814-949-2456
  • Solicitor: Larry Clapper, Esq. 

Meetings

Held the third Thursday of each month at 3:30 PM, City Hall, 4th floor Conference Room – 1301 12th Street, Altoona PA 16601.

 

 Altoona Code Appeals Board Members

 
  • Dave Albright
    Architect
    108 W. Holmes Avenue
    Altoona PA 16602
    Office Phone: 814-944-4664
    Residence Phone: 814-949-8858
    Resolution: #0085-13
    Term End: January 2018
  • Brian Durbin
    Contractor
    2706 Wehnwood Road
    Altoona PA 16601
    Office Phone: 814-944-8354
    Residence Phone: 814-946-4221
    Resolution: #0397-99
    Term End: Alternate
  • Larry Field
    Master Electrician
    1204 Norway Avenue
    Altoona PA 16602
    Residence Phone: 814-942-1106
    Resolution: #0016-16
    Term End: January 2021
  • Dave Hess
    Master Plumber
    1418 21st Avenue
    Altoona PA 16601
    Office Phone: 814-472-8082
    Residence Phone: 814-943-0574
    Resolution: #0028-15
    Term End: January 2020
  • Charles Meyers
    Civil Engineer
    223 Aldrich Avenue
    Altoona PA 16602
    Office Phone: 814-695-7500
    Residence Phone: 814-944-0994
    Resolution: #0010-13
    Term End: January 2018
  • Vacant
    Mechanical Engineer
    Altoona PA
    Term End: January 2022
  • Carroll White
    Structural Engineer
    177 Hedberg Lane
    Altoona PA 16602
    Office Phone: 814-684-5304
    Resolution: #0031-98
    Term End: Alternate