In addition, the Codes Division is responsible for responding and resolving issues concerning dilapidated structures and nuisance abatement (overgrown property, trash, and inoperable vehicles) to help maintain and promote a safe and healthy environment for the city. The division works with the Board of Building Codes and Board of Dwelling Standards to resolve disputes.
Board of Building Codes [BBC]
The Board of Building Codes is a committee that hears and decides appeals and variances to the Johnson City Building Code. It also decides questions of code interpretation, oversees examinations of contractors to perform work in the community, and recommends code changes. This board meets on the first Tuesday of each month starting at 4 p.m. on an as-needed basis. These meetings are held at the Municipal and Safety Building, 601 E. Main St. For questions regarding this board, please contact Brenda Davis at 423-434-6047 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. To view a roster of current board members, click here.
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