Construction Code Appeals Board


  • As needed
  • City Hall, 4301 City Point Drive

Agendas & Minutes

View current agendas and minutes.
Agendas are posted at least 72 hours prior to the meeting, as required by state law. Minutes are posted after they have been formally approved by the board.


Name Place Term Expires
Terry Browning Place 1 June 30, 2023
Kurt Cameron Place 2 June 30, 2024
Phillip Varughese Place 3 June 30, 2023
Marc Trevino Place 4 June 30, 2024
John Klein Place 5 June 30, 2023
Heath Kirkwood Place 6 June 30, 2024
W.D. (Mac) McCarthy Place 7 June 30, 2023

Method of Appointment

Board members are appointed by City Council.  The building official and fire marshal shall be ex officio members without a vote.


Board members serve two-year terms.


  • One member shall be a registered master electrician;
  • One member shall be a state licensed master plumber;
  • One member shall be a master mechanical contractor;
  • One member shall be a registered design professional with architectural or civil/structural engineering experience and be duly licensed by the State of Texas; and
  • All other members shall be knowledgeable of construction methods and materials with at least ten years of building construction experience.

Powers & Duties

The board hears appeals of interpretation of the substantive provisions of Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Residential, Mechanical, Fire and Fuel Codes, or the disapproval or refusal of any permit there under to the extent provided in such codes. The board also reviews all proposed amendments to such codes prior to their consideration by the City Council.


For questions or more information about this board contact Building Official Dave Pendley at 817-427-6300.

All correspondence for the Construction Code Appeals Board shall be sent to:
Construction Code Appeals Board
c/o City of North Richland Hills
P.O. Box 820609
North Richland Hills, Texas 76182-0609
Fax: 817-427-6303