Fire Code Board Of Appeals And Adjustments

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Joni Layne
Admin Coordinator, Fire Department
Phone: 783-4052
Fax: 783-5338

The Fire Code Board of Appeals and Adjustments hears appeals of fire codes. The appeals shall be made in writing to the Fire Chief, who will forward them to the chairman. The chairman will notify board members and set up an appeals hearing. Every decision the Board makes shall be final, in writing, and indicate the vote.

The Board is composed of five members appointed by the Board of Directors. After initial staggered terms, the Board members will serve four-year terms. The Fire Chief is an ex-officio member and acts as secretary (he has no vote). The Board meets on call at Fire Station #1. (Please submit aaplication to the city administrator office no later than the close of business on October 12, 2021).

members  Members (5)  Term: 4 Years  Meetings: On Call

Chris Driggers


Appointed: 01/16/2018

Expiration: 10/31/2021

6301 Southfield Drive

Fort Smith, AR


Gene Nelson


Nelson Insurance Agency

Appointed: 10/01/1985

Expiration: 10/31/2022

P.O. Box 2270

Fort Smith, AR


Ronnie Rogers


Appointed: 10/15/2019

Expiration: 10/31/2023

1512 North 43rd Street

Fort Smith, AR


James M. Reddick


Appointed: 10/20/1987

Expiration: 10/31/2023

602 Garrison Ave. Suite 800

Fort Smith, AR


Teddy Abbey


Appointed: 1/19/2021

Expiration: 10/30/2024

1505 Quebec Drive

Fort Smith, AR