Fire Code Advisory and Appeals Board

Authorized by and Date: Authorized by and date: SMC 4.08.020, 030 (Appendix A of Fire Code) on July 1, 2007.

Mission Statement/Purpose: The purpose of the Fire Code Advisory and Appeals Board is to recommend legislation to the City Council; determine the suitability of alternate materials and types of construction or installation; interpret the provisions of the Fire Code; decide appeals from determinations of the Fire Official; and perform such other functions as are appropriate for a Code Advisory and Appeals Board under the International Fire Code.

Meeting date, time and location: The Board meets on a quarterly basis at Fire Headquarters, 44 W. Riverside, and occasionally at the Fire Training Center on N. Rebecca. The meetings are held from 12 to 1:30 p.m.

Members Representing Term Expiration
Beth Hodgson Design Professional 12/31/2017
Steve Kuhlman General Contracting 12/31/2016
Lewis Barbe Fire Protection 12/31/2017
Ken Sammons General Industry & Business 12/31/2015
Eric Dickson Industrial Safety 12/31/2016


City Staff

Michael Miller
Fire Marshal
44 W. Riverside
Spokane, WA 99201

Mike Piccolo
Legal Counsel
808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99201