A.   The inspection shall be conducted by a licensed general contractor, structural pest control licensee, licensed architect, or licensed engineer qualified to inspect and identify deficiencies in the structural integrity of balconies. The licensed professional must have both a City of Pinole business license and a license in the applicable trade from State of California.
   B.   An inspection shall be valid for a period of six (6) months from the date of the inspection. If a property owner fails to obtain a certificate of compliance within six (6) months after obtaining an inspection, the Development Services Department may, in its discretion, require the property owner verify the condition of the inspected balcony is unchanged before issuing a certificate of compliance.
(Ord. 2017-06 § 2 (part), 2017)