Building Standards Commission


  • 3 p.m.
  • 1st Thursday of every month

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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The Building Standards Commission is comprised of 7 members each of whom reside in the City of Borger and as near as practical be qualified in one or more fields of engineering, building construction, electrical or plumbing construction.

  • Jesse Shuffield, Chairman
  • Ralph Pumphrey, Co-chair 
  • Dean Cooke
  • Ken "Spanky" Whitworth
  • Jimmy Baker
  • Gerald Cantrell


The Commission recommends to the City Council the adoption and revisions of the building codes. The Commission also holds hearings regarding substandard and/or dangerous buildings and recommends their repair or demolition. The Commission also hears requests from citizens regarding variances to the building codes. Decisions regarding variances may be appealed to the City Council.