Board of Appeals


In order to hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions, or determinations made by the building or code official relative to the application and interpretation of the code, there shall be and is hereby created a board of appeals. The Board of Appeals shall be appointed by City Council and shall hold office at its pleasure. The Board shall adopt rules of procedure for conducting its business, and shall render all decisions and findings in writing to the appellant with a duplicate copy to the building official.

The Board of Appeals shall consist of members who are qualified by experience and training to pass on matters pertaining to building construction and are not employees of the jurisdiction. City Council shall appoint three members for terms of three years, provided that the terms of the original members shall be established in a manner that the term of at least one member shall expire each year and the successor shall be appointed for a term of three years.


  • Meets only when appeals are filed. Averages one meeting or less per year.
  • Joseph "Ronnie" Rogers Council Chambers
    201 S Walnut Street
    Milford, DE 19963


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