Building Appeals & Advisory Board


The Board meets as needed, usually on a Monday at 7 p.m.


  • Michael Bechdol, Builder 
  • Mark Dale, Builder
  • George Ferguson, Engineer
  • Jack Frost, Electrician
  • Deborah Fulwiler, Architect
  • David W. McDaniel, Citizen
  • Joseph Pitt, President, Engineer
  • John (Tom) Tahaney, Citizen

Membership Includes

  • 1 registered master plumber
  • 1 registered master electrician
  • 2 building contractors
  • 1 mechanical contractor
  • 4 other citizens


This 9-member board has jurisdiction over appeals regarding building, mechanical, plumbing, and electrical codes. The Building Appeals and Advisory Board also acts as the Sign Appeals Board, hearing sign variances, and making recommendations to the City Council.