The Construction Board of Adjustments and Appeals shall consist of seven members. Such board members should be composed of individuals who are residents of the City of Woodstock or employees of a business that is registered within the City of Woodstock. Must possess knowledge and experience in the technical codes, and preferably include one Registered Architect, one Structural Engineer, one Fire Protection Engineer, one State Licensed General Contractor, one State Licensed Electrician or Electrical Engineer, one State Licensed Mechanical Contractor or Mechanical Engineer and one State Licensed Plumbing Contractor or Plumbing Engineer. In the event that one of the professionals mentioned above are not included on the active board, an individual shall be chosen based upon his or her qualifications by the Mayor and Council. A board member shall not act in a case which he has a personal or financial interest.
Members shall be appointed for a term of four years, but shall continue to serve until reappointed or a replacement is named by the mayor and council. Vacancies shall be filled by appointment by the mayor and council. Continued absence (two consecutive absences) of any member from regular meetings of the board shall, at the discretion of the mayor and council, render any such member subject to immediate removal from office.