Gilbert Watch recently posted an article titled The 2012 ICC’s New Regulations: Will Gilbert Adopt them? If you would like to gain some insight into the pro and con discussion at the Town Council level about the wisdom of adopting several hundred pages of new regulations in Gilbert, please attend the Tuesday, July 30 Study Session. This is a discussion only; no votes will be taken.
The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers of the Gilbert Municipal Center, 50 E. Civic Center Drive, beginning at 4:00 pm.
If you cannot attend, you can watch the meeting on Gilbert Live Channel 11. Gilbert keeps an archive of past meetings, so, if you cannot watch it live, you can watch it later at your convenience.
Click here for the link to the Agenda.
Click here for the link to Gilbert Live Channel 11.
Here is the item as it is stated on the Agenda:
2. Presentation and discussion on the adoption of the following technical codes:
2012 International Building Code
2012 International Residential Code
2012 International Mechanical Code
2012 International Plumbing Code
2012 International Fuel Gas Code
2012 International Energy Conservation Code
2012 International Fire Code
2012 International Green Construction Code
2011 National Electric Code
2013 Code for the Enforced Removal or Abatement of Prohibited Conditions, and Arizonans with Disabilities Act and possible amendments thereto as set forth in the Town of Gilbert Building and Construction Regulations 2013 edition.
The following chart depicts the proliferation of just one family of codes: International Residential Code: