(A)   There is created the office of Building Inspector, which shall be filled by appointment by the City Manager.
   (B)   The Building Inspector shall:
      (1)   Prepare and submit to the City Council a report covering the activities of his or her office annually or as required by the City Council.
      (2)   Condemn the buildings or premises that exist in violation of this chapter and fire and health laws.
      (3)   Inspect all buildings repaired, altered or constructed to ascertain if the construction, alteration or repairs conform to the permit issued.
      (4)   Issue building permits in accordance with State Building Code provisions, rules, regulations, and standards.
      (5)   Perform all of the duties and responsibilities set forth in state law and enforce all of the building inspection provisions set forth in G.S. Ch. 160A, Art. 5.
(`90 Code, § 4-2)  (Am. Ord. passed 9-12-02)
Statutory reference:
   Administrative search and inspection warrant, see G.S. § 15-27.2