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Building and Zoning Services
111 North Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215   
Office:  (614) 645-7433 
Fax:  (614) 645-0082 
Weekdays: 9:00AM to 4:00PM 
Please note that the Zoning Review room will be closed the last Tuesday of the month from 2-3:30 PM for staff training. 
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2022 Observed Holidays
Monday, January 17
Martin Luther King Jr
Monday, February 21
Presidents’ Day
Monday, May 30
Memorial Day
Monday, June 20
Juneteenth (Observed)
Monday, July 4
Independence Day
Monday, September 5
Labor Day
Friday, November 11
Veterans Day
Thursday, November 24
Monday, December 26
Christmas (Observed)

Skilled Trades Review Board

Meeting Information

Meeting Date:
9/19/2018 @ 1:30PM
Application Deadline:
September 2018 STRB Agenda

Meeting Results

September 2018 STRB Minutes

Meetings and Calendar:

The Skilled Trades Review Board shall adjudicate matters pertaining to a department-issued licensed sewer contractor, a department-licensed water contractor, department-licensed combination sewer/water contractor, department-licensed journeyperson plumber, a department-registered OCILB licensed plumbing contractor, a department-registered OCILB licensed electrical contractor, a department-registered OCILB licensed refrigeration contractor, a department –registered OCILB licensed hydronics (steam and hot water) contractor, a department-registered fire alarm and detection equipment and/or fire protection company, and a department-registered certified individual providing scope of work validation for fire alarm and detection equipment and/or fire protection companies.

The Skilled Trades Review Board will replace:

The board of review of plumbing and sewer contractors and of journeyperson plumbers

The board of review of electrical contractors

The board of review of refrigeration contractors 

The board of review of warm air heating and air conditioning (HVAC) contractors


Regular meetings are held generally on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1:30PM, in the Public Hearing room located at 111 North Front St, 43215.  Free parking is available in the city parking garage located at 141 North Front St, 43215. Go to the specific month’s agenda for instructions how to join the meeting.  This should be done at least one day before the actual meeting. Meetings are subject to cancellation or rescheduling. You are encouraged to contact our office for meeting confirmation.

Here is the tentative 2019 STRB Meeting Schedule


Meeting Accommodations - It is the policy of the City of Columbus that all City-sponsored public meetings and events are accessible to people with disabilities. If you need assistance in participating in this meeting or event due to a disability as defined under the ADA, please call the City's ADA Coordinator at 614-645-7206 at least three (3) business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event to request an accommodation.