The Mayor of Olathe appoints board members subject to confirmation by the Olathe City Council.
The purpose of the Board of Code Review is to:
- Make recommendations for building, property maintenance, and fire and life safety codes.
- Assist with the evaluation of alternative construction methods.
- Provide interpretations of adopted codes and standards.
- Render decisions to mitigate code provisions that create difficulties in construction and enforcement.
Members serve four years.
Board members are required to have experience from the following professions:
- Master Electrician
- Master Mechanical
- Master Plumber
- Member at-large
Meetings are held quarterly and when needed to hear code appeal cases.
The staff liaison is the chief building official, 913-971-9848.