Board of Building Regulation Appeals

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The Board of Building Regulation Appeals (BOBRA) is charged with the task of determining the suitability of alternate materials and types of construction, and to provide reasonable interpretations of the provisions of the City of Santa Rosa Building and Safety Code. The Board of Building Regulation Appeals consists of seven citizen volunteers appointed by individual City Council members based on their specific knowledge and expertise.

Upcoming Meetings

  1. Apr 19
  2. Board of Building Regulation Appeals

    Regular BOBRA meeting occurs on the 3rd Wednesday of January, April, July, and October.

Board Members


Board Information and Records


Occurs on the third Wednesday of January, April, July and October at 637 First Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404.

Watch Live Meetings

Online Live

Agendas, Minutes and Video

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Legislative Portal

  1. Jesse Oswald

    Chief Building Official

  2. Carrie Wilson

    Administrative Secretary