A five-member board appointed by the City Manager for three terms, established in the City Code, Section 6-212. It is suggested that the board be composed of members holding electrical licenses in Newton (three Master, two Journeymen). The board recommends code amendments and considers variances, appeals and licensing. This boards meets quarterly on the second Tuesday of February, May, August and November at 5 p.m. The City's Building Inspector serves as staff person.