DeKalb County Building and Development Association
Learning About the New Regional Building Codes
August 18, 2015
Breakfast served at 7:00 am
Meeting to learn about the codes at 7:30 am
Plan to be done by 9:00 so you can get back to your jobs.
PLEASE RSVP TO:
space is limited
Hampton Inn, 663 S. Annie Glidden Rd. DeKalb, IL.
For contractors to learn more about the pending building codes
Andrew Pieri is a Planner/Plans Examiner for the City of Rockford. Mr. Pieri has served in various building department and fire service capacities for over 15 years. Andrew earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Management from Southern Illinois University, is a Certified Building Official (CBO) and Certified Fire Marshal (CFM), and holds multiple certifications thru the International Code Council.
In March, Andrew devised a plan to create a “Regional Building Code” as a way for communities to streamline building codes, code amendments, and the permitting process. At present, the Code is in the final stages of development and will soon head to partner communities for local adoption.
When complete, this Code will be the first of its kind in the State of Illinois and further plans involve the creation of a regional building code association to help administer the code and provide training opportunities for inspectors, contractors, and design professionals. ... See MoreSee Less
Well, the rain's got us again. Note from Ken Andersen, Executive Officer: With the deepest regards I am sorry to inform you that the picnic has been cancelled. Why you ask? Because of all the recent rains the area is under water with more in the forecast. So we thought it would be better to cancel now. Sorry for the bad news, but the Picnic/BBQ is cancelled. Thank you so much for understanding. Ken ... See MoreSee Less