CHAPTER IV. BUILDINGS AND CONSTRUCTION

 


ARTICLE 1. FIRE LIMITS. 1

4-101. Fire limits defined. 1

4-102. Buildings within fire limits. 1

ARTICLE 2.  UNIFORM, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL CODES ADOPTED   2

4-201. Incorporating uniform, national and international codes. 2

4-202. Codes administered. 2

4-203. Discontinued electrical service. 2

ARTICLE 3. DANGEROUS AND UNFIT STRUCTURES  3

4-301. Purpose. 3

4-302. Definitions. 3

4-303. Enforcing officer; duties. 3

4-304. Procedure; petition. 3

4-305. Same; notice. 4

4-306. Same; publication. 4

4-307. Same; hearing, order. 4

4-308. Duty of owner. 4

4-309. Same; failure to comply. 4

4-310. Same; make site safe. 4

4-311. Assessment of costs. 5

4-312. Immediate hazard. 5

4-313. Appeals from order. 5

4-314. Scope of article. 5

ARTICLE 4.  MOVING BUILDINGS. 7

4-401. Permit necessary. 7

4-402. Application for permits. 7

4-403. Fees for permits. 7

4-404. Notice to owners. 7

4-405. Duty of owners of poles or wires. 7

4-406. Unlawful to molest wires. 8

4-407. Duty of building inspector. 8

4-408. Duty of mover. 8

4-409. Mover; bond, insurance. 8

ARTICLE 5.  MOBILE HOMES. 9

4-501. Definitions. 9

4-502. License and temporary permit required. 9

4-503. License, permit fees; utility bills. 9

4-504. Application for license and temporary permit. 9

4-505. Inspections. 10

4-506. Water supply. 10

4-507. Sewage disposal. 10

4-508. Refuse disposal. 11

4-509. Fuel. 11

4-510. Fire protection. 11

4-511. Nonconforming uses and times for compliance. 11

4-512. Denial or revocation of license. 11

ARTICLE 6.  NUMBERING BUILDINGS. 13

4-601. Buildings to be numbered. 13

4-602. Method of numbering. 13

4-603. Numbering duplexes and apartments. 13

4-604. Numbering trailer courts. 13

4-605. Previously established building numbers. 13

4-606. Exceptions. 14

4-607. Duty to place numbers. 14

4-608. Notice. 14

ARTICLE 7.  MINIMUM HOUSING STANDARDS  15

4-701. Title. 15

4-702. Policy and purpose declared. 15

4-703. Compliance required. 15

4-704. Definitions. 15

4-705. Gender clause. 17

4-706. Conflict with other provisions. 17

4-707. Building official. 17

4-708. Legal officer; duties. 18

4-709. Utilities and occupancy. 18

4-710. Unfit or unsafe conditions; procedures. 18

4-711. Placarding; order to vacate; condition for reoccupancy. 19

4-712. Board of appeals. 20

4-713. Responsibilities of occupants. 21

4-714. Responsibilities of owner. 22

4-715. General. 22

4-716. Compliance with standards. 22

4-717. Minimum standards of dwelling facilities. 23

4-718. Minimum requirements for maintaining vacant dwellings. 24

4-719. Structural requirements. 25

4-720. Hazardous conditions. 26

4-721. Procedure upon violation. 28

4-722. Violation; nuisance declared. 28

4-723. Violation; penalty. 28