Building Board of Appeals


Brian Gorecki

Kenneth Robinson

Pam Schilling

Carlton Smith

Jeff Woodruff


The Building Board of Appeals is responsible for:

  • Hearing appeals from any person aggrieved by an administrative decision made by a City official or employee, which is based upon Title 4 of the Carbondale Revised Code
  • Making recommendations to the City Council on building and housing code matters, administration and enforcement
  • Reviewing the provisions of the building and housing code
  • Seeking advice and counsel on matters pertaining to public health


  • Chair appointed by the Mayor
  • Five members appointed by the Mayor with consent of the Council
  • Have knowledge or expertise in the housing or building profession
  • Members shall be 18 years of age or older
  • Reside within City limits