MODESTO - Citizen Advisory Groups, called boards, committees and commissions, are formed to assist the Modesto City Council in making critical policy decisions that impact the community. These groups research, study and discuss specific issues with both short and long-term implications, forwarding their recommendations to the council. Citizen input is essential to the success of local government.
The following Boards, Commissions and Committees either currently have vacancies or will have vacancies in the near future:
- Board of Building Appeals - hears appeals from any person questioning an order of the City’s Chief Building Official related to building, plumbing, mechanical, electrical, dangerous building or housing codes. The Board recommends changes to the building codes as appropriate.