[R.O. 2009 §500.100; Ord. No. 23 §1, 12-19-1938]
There is hereby created and established in and for the City of Pasadena Hills the office of Building Commissioner. Said Building Commissioner shall be appointed by the Mayor with the consent of a majority of the members of the Board of Aldermen to serve at the pleasure of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen.
[R.O. 2009 §500.110; Ord. No. 23 §2, 12-19-1938; Ord. No. 498 §1, 1-14-1997]
The compensation of the Building Commissioner shall be established by ordinance from time to time. If, at the direction of the Board of Aldermen, the Building Commissioner performs the duties of the Building Inspector as provided in Section 500.090, the Commissioner shall also receive the compensation established for such inspection duties in addition to the compensation for performing the duties of the Building Commissioner.
[R.O. 2009 §500.120; Ord. No. 24 §§1 — 4, 12-19-1938; Ord. No. 498 §1, 1-14-1997]
The Building Commissioner shall:
Have supervision of the alteration, erection, construction and inspection of all buildings and structures within the City and the issuance of permits therefor.
Collect all fees and charges levied by the Board of Aldermen for the building permits and inspections and pay all monies so collected into the Treasury of the City.
Require the submission to him/her of plans and specifications of any structure proposed to be erected within the City and signify his/her approval thereof by his/her endorsement thereon before the issuance of a building permit for said proposed structure.
If it appears to him/her that the proposed alteration or structure, as proposed, will not comply with all ordinances pertaining thereto, or that statements or representations in the application for a permit are untruthful or evasive, in whole or part, refuse said permit and dismiss said application.
Notify the Building Inspector of all approved construction activity within the City and coordinate any necessary inspection of ongoing work.
[R.O. 2009 §500.125; Ord. No. 498 §1, 1-14-1997]
The Mayor and Board of Aldermen may appoint some qualified individual to perform the duties of a Building Inspector to assist the Building Commissioner in ascertaining whether approved construction activities are carried out in accord with the approved plans and in compliance with all applicable Building code requirements. Alternatively, the Mayor and Board of Aldermen may assign the duties of the Building Inspector to the Building Commissioner.
The Building Inspector shall inspect all construction activities in the City to assure that all approved plans are complied with, that construction activities are carried out in accord with all applicable City codes and ordinances and in a workmanlike manner.
The Building Inspector shall receive a fee for each inspection in accord with a schedule of fees established by the Board of Aldermen from time to time.