Meetings are held every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 2:30 p.m. at the Permit Office, 300 N. 10th St. 70821. There is a $20.00 application fee. Applications must be submitted by the deadline to the Inspection Division, 300 North 10th Street. For additional information, call the Permit Office, 389-3205.
The Powers of the Board shall be to Interpret the Ordinance
Appeals to the Board of Appeals may be taken by any person aggrieved or by any officer, department, board, or bureau of the City of Baton Rouge and the Parish of East Baton Rouge affected by any decision of the Building Official. Such appeal shall be taken within a reasonable time, as provided by the rules of the Board, by filing with the officer from whom the appeal is taken and with the Board of Appeal a notice of appeal specifying the grounds thereof.
To hear and decide appeals where it is alleged there is an error in any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by the Building Official in the enforcement of this ordinance.
To interpret the provisions of this ordinance in such a way as to carry out the intent and purpose of the plan, as shown upon the map fixing the several districts accompanying and made a part of this ordinance where the street layout on the ground varies from the street layout as shown on the map aforesaid.