Function: This board hears and decides appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by building officials relative to the application and interpretation of International Building Code and related codes mandated for adoption and enforcement by the state of South Carolina. This board also hears appeals on plumbing, electrical, mechanical, and residential issues.
Composition: The board consists of seven (7) members - five (5) regular chairs and two (2) alternates. Term of office is two (2) years with one (1) reappointment. All applicants must reside in the corporate limits of the city.
Meetings: Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month, on an as needed basis.
Committee Members:
Term Ends
Deborah Snow
December, 2020
Thomas Carlisle
December, 2020
Zach McGhee, Jr.
December, 2020
Lasenta Lewis-Ellis

December, 2020
Joel McCreary

December, 2020

Current Vacancies: ONE
Contact Info:
Mr. Jerry Thompson, Building Official
City of Columbia
PO Box 147
Columbia, SC 29217
(803) 545-3442
[email protected]