CHAPTER IV. BUILDINGS AND CONSTRUCTION

ARTICLE 1. DEFINITIONS. 1

4-101.     Definitions. 1

ARTICLE 1A.  FIRE LIMITS. 2

4-1a01.   Fire limits established. 2

ARTICLE 2.  BUILDING CODE. 3

4-201.     Definitions. 3

4-202.     International Building Code and International Residential Code incorporated. 3

4-203.     Additional provisions. 4

4-204.     Building official; powers; duties. 4

4-205.     Same; duties. 4

4-206.     Same; powers. 4

4-207.     Clarification; modification. 5

4-208.     Building permit required. 5

4-208a.   Same; approval. 5

4-209.     Same; application information required. 5

4-210.     Same; plans and specifications. 6

4-211.     Same; fees. 6

4-212.     Same; posting. 7

4-213.     Inspections of building; layout of building; foundations and footings; notice to inspector. 7

4-214.     Builder or building contractor defined. 7

4-215.     Builder’s or building contractor’s license required; building permits; unlawful acts. 8

4-216.     Same; application; granting. 8

4-217.     Same; license fees; conditions; renewal; unlawful acts. 8

4-218.     Insurance. 9

4-219.     License suspension; revocation; appeal; unlawful acts. 9

4-220.     Work by property owners. 9

4-221.     Liability. 9

4-222.     Severability. 9

ARTICLE 3.  ELECTRICAL CODE. 10

4-301.     Definitions. 10

4-302.     Adoption of electrical code by reference. 11

4-303.     Additional provisions. 11

4-304.     Building official; authority. 11

4-305.     Same; duties. 11

4-306.     Same; powers. 11

4-307.     Clarification; modification. 12

4-308.     Electrical permit required; application; approval. 12

4-309.     Same; application information required. 12

4-310.     Same; fees. 13

4-311.     Same; posting. 13

4-312.     Condemnation; appeal. 13

4-313.     Electrician or electrical contractors defined. 13

4-314.     Electrician’s or electrical contractor’s license required; electrical permits; unlawful acts. 14

4-315.     Same; application; granting. 14

4-316.     Same; license fees; conditions; renewal; unlawful acts. 14

4-317.     Insurance. 14

4-318.     Work by property owners. 15

4-319.     Liability. 15

4-320.     Severability. 15

ARTICLE 4.  PLUMBING AND GAS-FITTING CODE  16

4-401.     Definition of plumbing. 16

4-402.     Uniform plumbing code incorporated. 16

4-403.     Additional provisions. 16

4-404.     Building official; authority. 16

4-405.     Same; duties. 16

4-406.     Same; powers. 17

4-407.     Clarification; modification. 17

4-408.     Plumbing permit required; exception. 17

4-409.     Same; application information required. 17

4-410.     Same; fees. 18

4-411.     Same; posting. 18

4-412.     Connection to gas or water supply. 18

4-413.     Condemnation; appeal. 19

4-414.     Plumber or plumbing contractor; defined. 19

4-415.     Plumber’s or plumbing contractor’s license required; plumbing permits; unlawful acts. 19

4-416.     Same; application; granting. 19

4-417.     Same; license fees; conditions; renewal; unlawful acts. 20

4-418.     Insurance. 20

4-419.     Pavement cut; excavation permit required fees. 20

4-420.     Work by property owners. 20

4-421.     Liability. 21

4-422.     Severability. 21

ARTICLE 5.  MECHANICAL CODE. 22

4-501.     Definition of mechanical. 22

4-502.     Mechanical code incorporated. 22

4-503.     Additional provisions. 22

4-504.     Building official; authority. 22

4-505.     Same; duties. 22

4-506.     Same; powers. 22

4-507.     Clarification; modification. 23

4-508.     Mechanical permit required; exception. 23

4-509.     Same; application information required. 23

4-510.     Same; plans and specifications. 24

4-511.     Same; fees. 24

4-512.     Same; posting. 24

4-513.     Condemnation; appeal. 25

4-514.     Mechanical contractor’s license required; mechanical permits; unlawful acts. 25

4-515.     Same; application; granting. 25

4-516.     Same; license fees; conditions; renewal; unlawful acts. 25

4-517.     Insurance. 26

4-518      Work by property owners. 26

4-519      Liability. 26

4-520.     Severability. 26

ARTICLE 6.  MOVING BUILDINGS. 27

4-601.     Building official; authority. 27

4-602.     Permit required. 27

4-603.     Same: application for permit. 27

4-604.     Same; bond, insurance required. 27

4-605.     Same; fee. 27

4-606.     Contractor; license required; fee. 27

4-607.     Duty of owners. 28

4-608.     Interfering with poles; wires. 28

ARTICLE 7.  DANGEROUS AND UNFIT STRUCTURES  29

4-701.     Purpose. 29

4-702.     Definitions. 29

4-703.     Enforcing officer; duties. 29

4-704.     Procedure; petition. 29

4-705.     Same; notice. 30

4-706.     Same; publication. 30

4-707.     Same; hearing, order. 30

4-708.     Duty of owner. 30

4-709.     Same; failure to comply. 30

4-710.     Same; make site safe. 30

4-711.     Assessment of costs. 31

4-712.     Immediate hazard. 31

4-713.     Appeals from order. 31

4-714.     Scope of article. 31

ARTICLE 8. HOUSE NUMBERING.. 33

4-801.     Numbering required. 33

4-802.     Method of numbering. 33

4-803.     Size of numbers. 33