Codes and Design Criteria

Codes Enforced

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
  • 2020 National Electrical Code
  • 2012 International Fire Code

Additional Information:

Click here for roofing guidelines

Click here for Shed requirements

Click here for Carport requirements


Construction Design Criteria

Ground Snow Loading

30 pounds per square foot snow load

Wind Speed

115 mph – exposure “C”

Seismic Zone

One

Frost Depth

30 inches