Codes and Design Criteria

Codes Enforced

Effective October 24, 2014, the City is enforcing the following building codes:

 

  • 2012 International Building Code
  • 2012 International Residential Code
  • 2012 International Mechanical Code
  • 2012 International Plumbing Code
  • 2012 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2012 International Property Maintenance Code
  • 2012 International Existing Building Code
  • 2006 International Energy Conservation Code
  • 2011 National Electrical Code
  • 2012 International Fire Code
Construction Design Criteria

Ground Snow Loading

20 pounds per square foot (with 30# minimum uniformly distributed snow load) 

Wind Speed

115 mph – exposure “C”

Seismic Zone

One

Frost Depth

30 inches