Construction Board of Appeals

Volunteers Sought - Vacancies (3).

There are two vacancies on the construction board of appeals.  If you are interested in serving on this board submit a completed application to Town residency is not required, but you must be licensed in or formerly licensed in a construction trade: contractor, electrician, architect, plumber, etc.  For more information, please read below. 

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Board Information

Term:  4 years

Duties: This statutory board is responsible for hearing and deciding appeals of orders, decisions or determinations made by the Building Official related to the application and interpretation of the International Building Codes and the Town’s Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance.

Qualifications:  The Construction Board of Appeals is composed of seven (7) members that are appointed by council. The board shall consist of members who are qualified by experience and training in building construction and shall not be employees of the town.

Meeting Schedule:  This board does not meet unless required by appeal. Meetings are held in the Dick M. Johnson Civic Center, 829 Pine Dr., Surfside Beach, SC, unless otherwise advertised.  The public is invited to attend all meetings.

Current Board Members and Terms of Office

Orlando Arteaga,Vice Chairman   10/09/2018 to 10/09/2022
John O'Brien, Chairman 09/28/2021 to 09/28/2025
Shane Stewart 11/23/2021 to 11/23/2025



 Meeting Date      

Public Notice

or Agenda  




Site Plans

  correct decision paper
04/30/2019 PDF Audio All information from 3/28/19 meeting that was canceled will remain the same for this meeting
03/28/2019 PDF Meeting Cancelled  
09/06/2018 PDF Approved  
01/22/2018 PDF Approved

Town Exhibits

Appellant Exhibits

08/29/2017 Agenda Meeting Cancelled  
04/26/2017 PDF Approved  
04/05/2017 Agenda Approved  
01/20/2017 Agenda Approved  
11/17/2016 Agenda Approved  
04/30/2016  PDF    Approved    
01/08/2015 PDF Approved