City of Concord California

News Release

March 12, 2015

Recruitment extended for Concord's Board of Appeals

The Concord City Council encourages residents to apply for openings on the Board of Appeals. The deadline for applications has been extended to Friday, March 27.

The Board of Appeals is comprised of up to five members. This recruitment is for two positions. The board hears appeals of decisions made by the City Building Official. Meetings are scheduled on an as-needed basis.

Members of the board provide reasonable interpretation of the provisions of state law and uniform codes adopted by the City pertaining to construction standards, make determinations of the suitability of alternate materials and methods of construction, and hear appeals of orders, decisions and determinations made by the City Building Official.

Applications may be obtained at the City Management Offices, 1950 Parkside Drive, or requested by calling (925) 671-3495. Application forms are also available on the City's website at

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