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to the Metro Building Inspectors Association of Greater Grand Rapids website. Our association which is a Chapter of the International Code Council (ICC) represents building enforcement code officials and associated members who have a common interest in building codes and to provide to its’ members continuing education programs in the field of building code and their enforcement for the betterment of the people in the western Michigan they serve.

We hope you find the content and design of this site useful and helpful in getting information that will keep you up to date on the Chapter’s activities and events and other areas related to building codes.

Your 2016 - 2017 Board:
Dan Thiele, President Phone (616) 355-1330
Eric Davis, Vice President

Phone (616) 738-4228

Art Kingsley, Treasurer Phone (616) 456-3140
Val Jensen II, Secretary Phone (231) 893-2095 waiting for replacement
Randy Zomerlieli, Bd of Director Phone (616) 878-9155
Phil Brummel, Bd of Director Phone (616) 773-8673


Next Meeting:

August Meeting

When:          9:00am August 10, 2017

Where:       Comstock Park Kent District Library

                    814 W River Center Dr NE Comstock Park, MI 49321

Program:    Top 10 Framing Concerns - Matthew Brown of APA - 3 hours technical - CP-16-00027

Lunch:         Lunch Included.


Previous Meeting:

July Meeting

When:          9:00am July 13, 2017

Where:       Comstock Park Kent District Library

                    814 W River Center Dr NE Comstock Park, MI 49321

Program:    Overview of NFPA 13 Fire Suppression Systems - Ted Jensen - 1 hour technical, 2 specialty

Lunch:         Lunch Included.


Meeting Notice Meeting Minutes


Hand Outs for meeting:

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2016 Code Official of theYear



Code Official of the Year nominations are being accepted. Please use the following form to nominate a METRO member: Nomination Petition


Metro membership dues for calendar year 2017 are due by February 01, 2017

2017 Membership Application



Our Golden Anniversary

Our founding father Robert Boelens (left) past president from 1963 & Recent Past President Steven Sheldon

Metro Building Inspector's Association was started on August 29, 1963.

We celebrated our 50th anniversay on July 11, 2013.


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