Board of Building Appeals

Regular Meetings

Regular meetings are held at 4:00 PM on the 4th Thursday of every month at Tenth Street Place, Community and Economic Development Department.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Membership Requirements

Must be a registered voter in the City of Modesto and be capable of voting on building construction issues based on experience and training.


NameOrganizationTerm Expires
Nand Kishore January 1, 2025
Sebastian Jones January 1, 2024
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Savannah Williams January 1, 2024
John Bergman January 1, 2027

The Board of Building Appeals’ primary responsibility is to hear appeals from any person questioning an order of the City’s Chief Building Official related to building, plumbing, mechanical, electrical, dangerous building or housing codes. The Board recommends changes to the building codes as appropriate.