Ohio Dept. of Commerce sets public meetings for this week

THE BOARD of Building Appeals will meet on Monday, August 25, at 12:30 p.m. and on Tuesday, August 26, at 8 a.m. Both meetings will take place at the Division of Industrial Compliance, 6606 Tussing Road, Training Room 1, Reynoldsburg.

The Board of Building Appeals reviews appeals to adjudication orders issued by the Division of Industrial Compliance, Bureaus of Building Code Compliance and Operations and Maintenance, or by any certified local or county enforcement agency. The Board also reviews appeals made to fire citations issued by the State Fire Marshal or any local fire department with a certified fire safety inspector. The Board can reverse or modify orders of the enforcing agencies and can also grant variances and exemptions to certain code requirements.

The subcommittee (of the Residential Construction Advisory Committee) formed to review petitions submitted on the Residential Code of Ohio Section 502.14 will meet on Wednesday, August 27, at 9 a.m. at the Division of Industrial Compliance, 6606 Tussing Road, Training Room 1, Reynoldsburg.

The Residential Construction Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday, August 27, at 10 a.m. at the Division of Industrial Compliance, 6606 Tussing Road, Training Room 1, Reynoldsburg.

The Committee reviews and makes recommendations to the Ohio Board of Building Standards on proposed changes to the Residential Code of Ohio.