Menlo Park Community Development Update

On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, the Menlo Park City Council will hear public comment on the proposed introduction of an ordinance to adopt the 2016 California Building Standards Code and Local Amendments; Amend Municipal Code Chapter 12.42; Amend Municipal Code Chapter 12.48; and Adopt New Municipal Chapter 12.56.  The regular meeting begins at 7:00 p.m. and will be held at the City Council Chambers, 701 Laurel Street, Menlo Park.

The proposed ordinance includes the following:

  • Adoption of 2016 California Building Standards Code Parts 1, 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 11 and 12 and local amendments
  • Flood Damage Prevention Requirement
  • Recycling and Salvaging of Construction and Demolition Debris
  • Standards for Grading and Excavation (Part 2 CBC Appendix J)
  • Local Administrative Authority (Part 2 CBC Chapter 1 Division II)
  • The Type of Work Exempt from Building Permits (Part 2.5)
  • The use of a single-pass cooling system (Part 5)
  • Permitting Process For Small Residential Rooftop Solar Systems

Please contact Ron La France, Assistant Community Development Director/Building Official, at (650) 330-6704 or email him at rjlafrance@menlopark.org if you have any questions or comments.

Si usted necesita más información sobre este proyecto, por favor llame al 650-330-6704, y pregunte por un asistente que hable español.


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