Technical Standards Committee

This committee was created to hear appeals from applicants aggrieved by any decision of the City Engineer.


The Technical Standards Committee, is made up of five members who are appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council. Each member serves a term of three years. A quorum consists of three members. 

Current Technical Standards Committee members include:

  • Steven Metro
  • Jeffrey Mortensen
  • Kevin Patton
  • Scott Steffen
  • Ronald Bohannan


The Technical Standards Committee hears appeals from individuals who do not agree with the decisions of the City Engineer. Any appeals should be made by notice of appeal in writing addressed to the Technical Standards Committee and delivered to the office of the City Engineer within 30 days after the date the decision was mailed to the applicant.

General Meeting Information

The Technical Standards Committee calls meetings as needed by appeals.

Notice: Free 2-hour parking for Plaza del Sol customers is available on the north side of the building at 600 Second Street NW. This parking lot is monitored by Parking Services - vehicles in the lot for more than 2 hours are subject to fines and or/towing.

Staff Contact

For questions or more information, contact the Planning Department reception desk at (505) 924-3860.