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Sun Star
SLDC embarks on first vertical projectsfloor Obsidian hotel. Another garden park is situated on the tower roof deck.
Sun Star / Posted 9 hours ago
floor Obsidian hotel. Another garden park is situated on the tower roof deck. The condo is also compliant with the Green Building Code under the National Building Act and features the latest info tech services for the residents. The hotel Based... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Eudora Welty Library reopens to awaiting publicwhat's really going on," said Hilliard. The new library hours are Monday throu
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 10 hours ago
what's really going on," said Hilliard. The new library hours are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is closed on Sundays. RELATED: Work has begun on Eudora Welty Library building code violat... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Eudora Welty Library reopens to awaiting publicwhat's really going on," said Hilliard. The new library hours are Monday throu
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 hours ago
what's really going on," said Hilliard. The new library hours are Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is closed on Sundays. RELATED: Work has begun on Eudora Welty Library building code violat... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Target Center renovation: Addition by subtractionsaid in an interview last week that the building, at 600 First Ave. N., was con
Finance and Commerce / Posted 13 hours ago
said in an interview last week that the building, at 600 First Ave. N., was constructed at “a unique time” in the building code. “It had enough stairs to not have a smoke evacuation system, but it also had a smoke evacuation system,” said... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Trade group argues large contractors will be unfairly targeted by new safety legislationindustry, a contractors' association alleged last week. The bill would signifi
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 hours ago
industry, a contractors' association alleged last week. The bill would significantly increase fines for infractions of the building code for contractors who have a history of excessive violations. "No one took time to reach out to the industry to... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
Evergreens announces expansion to Pine Valley(AHS) to secure the maximum level of home care support for Pine Valley resident
Hinton Parklander / Posted 15 hours ago
(AHS) to secure the maximum level of home care support for Pine Valley residents. The Pine Valley Lodge does not meet building code requirements, due to age, required by AHS to provide higher levels of care. This latest decision is designed... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Department of Health orders Harvard-area resident to clean up garbage piled on propertyon his door and notes left in plain sight on his property went unanswered. Lin
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
on his door and notes left in plain sight on his property went unanswered. Linda Pieczynski, a former state prosecutor and building code expert, said it appears McHenry County officials are at the beginning of a long journey to clear the garbage... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Majestic Death Looms Over Spa Cityclosing nearly 11 years ago. The loss of the Majestic left an indelible scar o
Arkansas Business / Posted yesterday
closing nearly 11 years ago. The loss of the Majestic left an indelible scar on the spa city’s psyche. Through stepped-up building code enforcement, Hot Springs officials all but vowed to prevent a tragic repeat at the Arlington and other historic... Read more
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Calgary Sun
MGA filled with new development hurdlesto city charters that enable the City of Calgary to basically add additional re
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
to city charters that enable the City of Calgary to basically add additional requirements above and beyond the (current) building code,” said Fash. “If you’re a manufacturer in (Calgary), if you’re a tradesperson, if you’re a supplier, we’re... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Coalition plans tiny house village for Reno homelessor kitchens, but they would surround a central structure that would house the b
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
or kitchens, but they would surround a central structure that would house the bathroom and cooking facilities. The project would require exemptions in zoning and building code laws. Information from: Reno Gazette-Journal, http:/... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Tiny house community facing big pushback from neighborsI wish the best,” said Gurley. Young says nobody from Charlotte City Council h
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
I wish the best,” said Gurley. Young says nobody from Charlotte City Council has reached out to him and he’s following building codes. As it is now, the Charlotte zoning ordinance has no minimum square footage requirement for single-family... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Southampton Town Issues More Than 200 Code Violations For Illegal Rentals In Hampton Bays During Housing CrackdownTroyd said. During the operation, a total of 215 code violations were issued—ra
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 3 days ago
Troyd said. During the operation, a total of 215 code violations were issued—ranging from life safety violations to smaller building code violations. Mr. Troyd said on Friday that the officers entered two of the residences with search warrants,... Read more
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Business Wire
LP Acquires International Barrier Technology Inc.trend for more fire resistance products in residential and commercial buildings
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
trend for more fire resistance products in residential and commercial buildings continues to escalate, driven by changing building codes and their enforcement. LP will continue to honor Barrier’s existing contracts and service its customers’... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
New ‘Kingdom’ business opening put on holdcoming from.” The Nye County Planning Department told the owners of the proper
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 3 days ago
coming from.” The Nye County Planning Department told the owners of the property that they were in violation of two main building codes. “The main code they are in violation of is the one governing parking lots,” Steve Osborne, Nye County... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Short-term rentals nearing legalizationrental property owners would be subject to applicable licenses and taxes, like
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
rental property owners would be subject to applicable licenses and taxes, like the lodging tax, sales tax and city business licenses. Properties would also be required to follow fire code and building code... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Shots fired after fight in Henrico's West EndHenrico County) The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed W
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
Henrico County) The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed Wednesday after the apartment complex fixed building code violations. The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed Wednesday after the apartment complex... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
How to find the replacement cost of your home for insurancepolicy and ask which coverages it applies to. Also find out whether your polic
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
policy and ask which coverages it applies to. Also find out whether your policy will pay to bring your home up to current building codes. If not, you might need to purchase a building code upgrade. If you expand or substantially improve your home,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Tiny houses aren’t just for Millennials. They could help homelessfor the homeless in Reno, but they need money and land. They would also need t
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
for the homeless in Reno, but they need money and land. They would also need the city of Reno to change its zoning and building code laws to allow for such homes to be built without bathrooms, kitchens or other code requirements that other... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Tiny houses aren’t just for Millennials. They could help homelessfor the homeless in Reno, but they need money and land. They would also need t
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
for the homeless in Reno, but they need money and land. They would also need the city of Reno to change its zoning and building code laws to allow for such homes to be built without bathrooms, kitchens or other code requirements that other... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Teen arrested at RIC charged with murder of MD womanHenrico County) The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed W
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
Henrico County) The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed Wednesday after the apartment complex fixed building code violations. The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed Wednesday after the apartment complex... Read more
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New Kerala
New Mass Timber Construction Program Positions Canada's Forest Industry as a Source of Clean Growth in the Low-Carbon Economy - newkerala news #279949Tallwood House at the University of British Columbia. It will also facilitate r
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Tallwood House at the University of British Columbia. It will also facilitate revisions to the 2020 and 2025 National Building Code of Canada to allow tall wood buildings beyond the current limit of six storeys, up to 12 storeys and even... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Vigil scheduled for 1-old girl killed in HenricoHenrico County) The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed W
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
Henrico County) The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed Wednesday after the apartment complex fixed building code violations. The 18 criminal charges against Essex Village were dismissed Wednesday after the apartment complex... Read more
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The News & Observer
Author John Grisham seeks someone to write a new chapter for his Chapel Hill cottagesSpencer said. A successful move depends on the cost of finding a suitable locat
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Spencer said. A successful move depends on the cost of finding a suitable location and bringing the houses up to current building code, he said. Grisham, reached by email Wednesday, said his team is sorting through about 20 inquiries so far from... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Labor wants action on flammable claddingand use of locally produced materials. Leader Bill Shorten says, if elected, L
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
and use of locally produced materials. Leader Bill Shorten says, if elected, Labor will also impose tough penalties for building code breaches, under a plan to avoid a Grenfell Tower-style disaster. Mr Shorten last week said Labor would ban the... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Premier making announcement in Maple RidgeEngineers and Geoscientists British Columbia, to look for ways to more efficien
Maple Ridge News / Posted 5 days ago
Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia, to look for ways to more efficiently and cost-effectively meet and exceed the building code for seismic safety. Horgan and Education Minister Rob Fleming will be the Maple Ridge announcement at Fairview... Read more
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Sun Star
Owners of illegal buildings on Shrine Hills suedcharges in court against violators of the zoning ordinance while other offices
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
charges in court against violators of the zoning ordinance while other offices like Office of the City Building Official may also file separate charges to an establishment if there is enough proof that they also violated the National Building... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Publix now open at Virginia Center Marketplaceat Essex Village. (Source: Henrico County) The owners are due in court Wednesd
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
at Essex Village. (Source: Henrico County) The owners are due in court Wednesday morning and face 18 criminal charges for building code violations. The owners are due in court Wednesday morning and face 18 criminal charges for building code... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Judge to rule on Essex Village criminal charges Wednesdaythe owners of Essex Village are facing. The owners are due in court Wednesday
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
the owners of Essex Village are facing. The owners are due in court Wednesday morning and face 18 criminal charges for building code violations. NBC12 has been investigating the conditions at the county's largest subsidized housing complex for... Read more
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NBC San Diego
2003 Wildfires in County Prompted Building Code Changesto this, in 2003, the Cedar, Paradise and Otay fires destroyed thousands of hom
NBC San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
to this, in 2003, the Cedar, Paradise and Otay fires destroyed thousands of homes, prompting changes to fire and building code requirements. According to the county's Planning and Development Services Department, 2,137 homes were... Read more
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Business Wire
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP Provides Notice of Class Action Suit against Arconic Inc.other lightweight metals into products used worldwide in the aerospace, automot
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
other lightweight metals into products used worldwide in the aerospace, automotive, commercial transportation, packaging, building and construction, oil and gas, defense, consumer electronics, and industrial industries. Arconic’s aluminum... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Longview Fire chief appointed to Texas Commission on Fire ProtectionFort Worth is the senior fire protection engineer with the Fort Worth Fire Depa
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
Fort Worth is the senior fire protection engineer with the Fort Worth Fire Department. He is a member of the International Building Code Fire Safety Committee, six different technical committees with the National Fire Protection Association, and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Lawyer wants out of contentious Maine pizza parlor disputeno money involved in it. Further, he said, he had no ties to the property durin
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
no money involved in it. Further, he said, he had no ties to the property during the time when the town states that serious building code and life safety violations were discovered. But Murphy objected strenuously to Nadeau’s arguments. In court... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Quake-resistant design code for Sabah this monthto strengthen its ties with State ministries and related agencies to ensure the
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 7 days ago
to strengthen its ties with State ministries and related agencies to ensure the MS are enforced through relevant rules, building code or guideline. "A standard is pointless if nobody is using it. I would like to urge the relevant quarters to... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Larimer County commissioners discuss tiny-home issueson a permanent foundation and hooked up to electric, water, sewer and other uti
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
on a permanent foundation and hooked up to electric, water, sewer and other utilities unless it complies with the county's building code and is inspected. "People are building them in their own barns or bringing them in from out of state, and no... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Batavia aldermen want proposals for Thomle building offersthrough the eminent domain process. At the time, the two-story limestone struct
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
through the eminent domain process. At the time, the two-story limestone structure was a dilapidated mess, with numerous building code violations and interior spaces covered with pigeon droppings. The city made extensive repairs to the building,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Makati conducts road right-of-way markingsin 11 villages in District II. The road demarcation project is pursuant to Muni
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
in 11 villages in District II. The road demarcation project is pursuant to Municipal Ordinance No. 93-330 and the National Building Code which prohibits the parking of motor vehicles and installation of business stalls or similar objects which... Read more
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The Economic Times
HC seeks AAP government reply on PIL over fire safety in schoolsplea sought directions to local authorities to ensure compliance of the apex co
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
plea sought directions to local authorities to ensure compliance of the apex court's order as well as the National Building Code of India, claiming that the "safety of school- going students in Delhi is at risk". "School-going children are... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
3M mill levy override provides funding for our futurebuildings or construct new buildings with health, safety and security issues su
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
buildings or construct new buildings with health, safety and security issues such as asbestos removal, new roofs, and building code violations being priorities. BEST grants are competitive, awarded annually and in most cases must be... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Legislature to clergy: no sex with church members seeking spiritual guidanceat vocational centers. Sponsor: Rep. Michele Hoitenga, R-Manton. HB 5068: Excl
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
at vocational centers. Sponsor: Rep. Michele Hoitenga, R-Manton. HB 5068: Exclude requirement for storm shelters in building code. Sponsor: Rep. Beth Griffin, R-Mattawan HB 5069: Designate shelter pets as the official state pet. Sponsor:... Read more
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New Kerala
Daniels Leads Industry in Accessible Housing - newkerala news #278509mobility devices. Called 'Accessibility Designed Program' (ADP), suites within
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
mobility devices. Called 'Accessibility Designed Program' (ADP), suites within this innovative program will exceed Ontario Building Code (OBC) requirements by including features such as roll-out/low-threshold balconies with a swing door and large... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Food bank back in contest to aid in expansion plansSenior’s Centre. The funds will go towards renovating the basement, updating e
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 10 days ago
Senior’s Centre. The funds will go towards renovating the basement, updating equipment, and keeping up with the new building code costs to be able to handle the increase in food supply. “We’re going to be using the lower level for food... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Food bank back in contest to aid in expansion plansSenior’s Centre. The funds will go towards renovating the basement, updating e
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 10 days ago
Senior’s Centre. The funds will go towards renovating the basement, updating equipment, and keeping up with the new building code costs to be able to handle the increase in food supply. “We’re going to be using the lower level for food... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
North Cowichan gives go-ahead for secondary suitesnot currently zoned for that use and without building permits to confirm compli
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
not currently zoned for that use and without building permits to confirm compliance with the requirements of the BC Building Code, which raises safety concerns. The extent of illegal suites in North Cowichan is currently unknown. “There is... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
FirePRO for added level of fire protectionrecommended areas (doors, wooden floors, ceilings, and all other wood material)
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
recommended areas (doors, wooden floors, ceilings, and all other wood material), while following safety guidelines of the building code and ensuring fire safety equipment is installed in the home, can help prevent the spread of fire and minimize... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
To protect construction workers, punish managers who put them at riskwithin its power to help construction workers. Now the state must do its part.
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
within its power to help construction workers. Now the state must do its part. The articles covering these tragedies cite building-code and OSHA violations at the work sites, pointing to the writing literally on the wall. But when those violations... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
CORE awards $709K to energy pioneersthe Roaring Fork Valley and setting a record for CORE-funded projects.” The fu
Aspen Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
the Roaring Fork Valley and setting a record for CORE-funded projects.” The funding was made available because of REMP, a building code program used to mitigate excessive energy usage with grants and other programs for smart energy initiatives... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'This is a last resort': Building a bunker to survive a bushfirelocal government areas, bushfire shelters on private property require a buildin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
local government areas, bushfire shelters on private property require a building permit and must comply with the national building code. Anyone considering installing one has been urged to do their homework. "Bunkers are not the panacea,"... Read more
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dna
How many Delhi schools are adhering to fire safety and building stability norms, asks PIL in High Courtplea, has sought directions to the local authorities to ensure compliance of th
dna / Posted 12 days ago
plea, has sought directions to the local authorities to ensure compliance of the apex court's order as well as the National Building Code of India, claiming that the "safety of school-going students in Delhi is at risk". "School-going children are... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man concerned about handicap accessibility at local restaurantfor projects. Gadzekpo said that investigation will determine if any accessibi
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
for projects. Gadzekpo said that investigation will determine if any accessibility violations occurred based on the state building code. Kennedy said they are researching options to make the building more accessible, and are waiting for... Read more
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