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Fire Code Board of Appeals

Information about the City of Albuquerque Fire Code Board of Appeals.

In order to hear and decide appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by the Fire Code Official relative to the application and interpretation of this code, there shall be and is hereby created a Board of Appeals, which shall consist of (5) five active members. The Board of Appeals shall be appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council. The Fire Code Official shall be an ex officio member of said board but shall have no vote on any matter before the board.

The board will convene when an appeal is made through the Mayor’s Office or as determined by the Fire Code Board of Appeals. All hearings shall be conducted in accordance with NMSA 1978, Chapter 10, Article 15, which may be cited as the “Open Meetings Act.”

Board Membership

Representing Name Term
A fire protection contractor licensed in the State of New Mexico Mr. Lance Hunter Jan. 1, 2016
An Architect registered in the State of New Mexico Ms. Tina M. Reames Jan. 1, 2016
State of New Mexico Fire Marshal or his/her Designee Vacant  
A certified industrial safety specialist Mr. Gilbert D. Gallegos Jan. 1, 2016
A resident of the City of Albuquerque Vacant  

Meeting Minutes

2019

No appeals

2018

No meeting

2017

No appeals

2016

No appeals

2015

No appeals