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Code Enforcement Board

 

Responsibility:
Conducts hearings to enforce County laws relating to environmental management (storm water, trees and landscaping), zoning and land use, control of junk accumulations in the community, building code, mowing and filthy fluids, etc., and imposes administrative fines and other non-criminal penalties where a violation of a code provision has occurred, with the goal of obtaining Code compliance. The purpose is to provide an equitable, expeditious, effective and inexpensive method for enforcement of local laws and to promote, protect and improve the health, safety and general welfare of the public.  

Created By:
Florida Statute 162.01-162.13
Leon County Code of Laws, Chapter 6, Article II, Sections 6-26 - 6-36
County Ordinance 88-42 & 11-09
TYPE: Decisional Board/Authority  

Appointments:
7 members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners with each Commissioner appointing one member as indicated in Eligibility Criteria below.

Whenever possible, the membership of the enforcement board shall consist of an architect, a business person, an engineer, a general contractor, a subcontractor, a realtor and another County resident.

The County may appoint up to two alternate members to serve on the board in the absence of board members. If any member fails to attend two of three successive meetings without cause and without prior approval of the chair, the enforcement board shall declare the member’s office vacant, and the County shall promptly fill such vacancy. (per F.S. 162.05) 

Terms:
Three-year terms expiring July 31. Vacancies filled for remainder of unexpired term. Members may be reappointed for additional terms per Florida Statute. 

Eligibility Criteria:
Whenever possible, the CEB shall consist of the following:
Category & Appointing Commissioner;
- Architect; At-Large 2
- Business Person; District 5
- Engineer; At-Large 1
- Gen. Contractor; District 3
- Subcontractor; District 2
- Realtor; District 4
- County Resident; District 1

Members must be residents of the County.

Members must file a Financial Disclosure Form 1 from the Florida Commission on Ethics within 30 days of being appointed and annually by July 1 thereafter. In addition, when leaving the committee you must file a final Form 1F within 60 days of leaving your public position. The final Form 1F covers the disclosure period between January 1 and your last day of office within that year.  

Schedule:
Monthly meetings on the 3rd Thursday of each month, 1 pm, Renaissance Building 2nd Floor Conference Room, 435 Macomb Street Tallahassee, FL 

Contact Person/Staff:
Emma Smith, Permit & Code Services Director
Development Support & Environmental Management
435 N. Macomb Street, 2nd Floor
Tallahassee, FL 32301
850-606-1364
Email: SmithE@leoncountyfl.gov

Jo'Toria Snelling, Code Enforcement Board Coordinator
850-606-1379
Email: SnellingJ@leoncountyfl.gov
 

Members:

Bobo, Paul

 

Begin Term: 9/1/2017
End Term: 7/31/2020
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 9/1/2017


Appointed by: Jimbo Jackson
Commissioner District II

 

Notes: Category: Business Person

 

Buch, Yogendra (Yogi)

 

Begin Term: 9/1/2017
End Term: 7/31/2020
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 9/1/2017


Appointed by: Nick Maddox
Commissioner At-large II

 

Notes: Category: Engineer

 

Cook, Charles (Skip) E.

 

Begin Term: 9/1/2017
End Term: 7/31/2020
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 9/2/2014


Appointed by: Mary Ann Lindley
Commissioner At-large I

 

Notes: Category: Engineer

 

Eurich, Michael A.

 

Begin Term: 6/9/2015
End Term: 8/31/2018
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 7/12/2011


Appointed by: Kristin Dozier
Commissioner District V

 

Notes: Category: Business Person

 

Henderson, Betsy
Innovation Realty

 

Begin Term: 6/9/2015
End Term: 8/31/2018
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 9/16/2003


Appointed by: Bryan Desloge
Commissioner District IV

 

Notes: Category: Realtor

 

Muldrow Sanders, Marcia

 

Begin Term: 6/9/2015
End Term: 8/31/2018
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 8/28/2012


Appointed by: Bill Proctor
Commissioner District I

 

Notes: Category: Building Contractor

 

Whigham, Curtis W.

 

Begin Term: 6/9/2015
End Term: 8/31/2018
Type: three years

 

Original Date: 2/27/2007


Appointed by: John Dailey
Commissioner District III

 

Notes: Category: General Contractor