Building Commission

Meetings
  • 3 p.m.
  • Second Wednesday each month, 4 times a year
  • County Administration Building
    201 N. Second St.
    Room 116
    St. Charles, MO 63301
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

 View Agendas and Minutes 2011 and Older
Members
  • Milton Bischof, Architectural
    Term Expires: June 30, 2016
  • David M. Bumb, Commercial Construction
    Term Expires: June 30, 2016
  • Dave Hammond, County Council Representative District No. 4
  • Daniel Holder, Plumbing
    Term Expires: June 30, 2015
  • Henry Hoff, Mechanical
    Term Expires: June 30, 2017

  • Roger Montgomery, Engineering
    Term Expires: June 30, 2017
  • Timothy Palermo, Residential Construction
    Term Expires: June 30, 2015
  • James Podhorsky Sr., Electrical
    Term Expires: June 30, 2017
  • Steve Salvo, At Large 
    Term Expires: June 30, 2016
About the Commission
The County Executive appoints 8 members to serve a 3-year term. One representative from each profession:
  • Architectural
  • Commercial construction
  • Electrical
  • Engineering
  • Mechanical
  • No economic or family connections to construction industry or building trades
  • Plumbing
  • Residential construction
The commission is governed by County Ordinance (PDF) Sections 500.110 through 500.210.

Responsibilities
  • Develop, prepare and recommend to the County Executive and County Council for adoption by ordinance a Building Code,  Electrical Code, Mechanical Code, Plumbing Code, Fire Prevention Code, Private Sewage Disposal Code, Property Maintenance Code, and any other code deemed necessary for the purpose of promoting the public safety, health and general welfare, protecting life and property, and preventing the construction of fire hazardous buildings in the unincorporated territory of the county
  • Serve as a Board of Code Appeals for appeals of decisions of the Chief Code Enforcement Officer regarding the manner of construction or materials used in the erection, alteration or repair of a building or structure