City of Athens

Athens City Hall Administrative Offices
508 East Tyler Street
Athens, Texas 75751
Phone: (903) 675-5131
Fax: (903) 675-7562

Codes Commission


The Construction Codes Commission duties shall include, but not be limited to, all the duties as prescribed by the present Ordinances of the City of Athens for electrical boards and plumbing boards.

All other building inspection, building examination, licensing, mechanical inspection and construction inspection is hereby delegated to the Construction Codes Commission, and any and all such other duties as may be prescribed by the City Council of the City of Athens, by resolution pertaining to buildings, permitting, licensing and inspection thereof or any part or any appurtenances thereto.

The Construction Codes Commission shall consist of the following members:

   ♦  One licensed plumber.
   ♦  One licensed electrician.
   ♦  One licensed heat and air person.
   ♦  One representative from an electrical utility company.
   ♦  Any such other person or persons as the City Council shall deem necessary from time to time for
       such purposes as they may be required, with such qualifications as necessary in the premises.


The Construction Codes Commission meets on an as needed basis

Board Members

Name Title
Joel Cole Heat & Air Company
Jack Bailey Electrical Utility Company
Dexter Monroe Builder
Jesse Blair Plumber
Neal Velvin Civil Engineer
Bruce Hinds Architect
Stan Woodard Electrician

Terms do not expire.