Building & Fire Code Board of Appeals

The Board is responsible for hearing appeals where it is alleged that there is an error in any order, requirement, decision or determination made by an administrative officer under the Minnesota Uniform Fire Code or Minnesota State Building Code. Upon completing its review of the facts brought forth by virtue of an appeal, the Board shall deliberate and decide on the merits of an appeal.

Members: Five
Appointment: Mayor, with approval of the City Council
Term: Three Years
Opening: March 18
Meets: Variable, depending on need
Staff: City Building Official and Assistant Chief/Fire Marshall

Membership Criteria

Persons who are qualified by experience and training to pass on matters involving the Minnesota Uniform Fire Code and Minnesota State Building Code.

Member Term Expires
Brian Buelow
Steve Carson
Mike Hansen
Dave Scharmer
Owen Warneke


Winona City Code Section 22.24