Building Codes are a key component of insuring life safety, quality construction and maintenance of property values. They also contribute to the insurability of homes and the Countywide hazard rating. This process has undergone an extensive public outreach program including numerous community meetings, newspaper articles, radio interviews, Facebook and social media postings as well as materials in the lobbies of each of the Development Services Offices.
On March 8, March 22 and on April 5, 2019, the Building Safety Advisory & Appeals Board heard these items. On April 5, 2019, the Building Safety Advisory & Appeals Board unanimously recommended approval of the adoption of attached Building Codes.