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(A) (1) The Kentucky Building Code, promulgated in 815 KAR 7:120 and the Kentucky Residential Code promulgated in 815 KAR 7:125 by the Board of Housing, Buildings and Construction, Commonwealth of Kentucky, are to be enforced by the City of Alexandria, Campbell County, of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, as if set out at length herein; the Kentucky Plumbing Code, as contained in Chapter 20, Title 815 of the Kentucky Administrative Regulations; the Kentucky Standards of Safety, as contained in Chapter 10, Title 815 of the Kentucky Administrative Regulations, together with any amendments, are hereby adopted by reference as if fully set forth in this code of ordinances. Copies of the above codes and any amendments thereto shall be placed on file in the office of the City Clerk where they shall be available for public inspection during normal business hours.
(2) A copy of the Kentucky Building Code and the Kentucky Residential Code is on file in the office of the Campbell County Clerk, and the Clerk shall at all times keep a copy of these Codes for reference.
(3) A copy of Ord. No. 2016-09, passed July 7, 2016, shall be transmitted to the Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
(4) The Campbell County Fiscal Court Department of Building Inspections shall be designated as the local enforcement agent/agency for the Kentucky Building Code. All Building Code inspections shall be performed by persons certified by the Kentucky Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction. All electrical inspections shall be performed by persons certified by the Kentucky Department of Housing, Buildings and Construction as an electrical inspector.
(5) (a) Pursuant to KRS 198B.060(8), a building inspection program is hereby established in the City for application to all buildings subject to 815 KAR 7:120 Kentucky Building Code.
(b) The building inspection program of Campbell County Fiscal Court Department of Building Inspections shall include plan review and inspections of structures subject to 815 KAR 7:125 Kentucky Residential Code.
(C) The application of the Kentucky Building Code is extended to all single-family dwellings in the city which are hereafter constructed or remodeled.
(D) The 2006 Edition of the International Energy Conservation Code is hereby adopted by reference as if fully set forth in this Code of Ordinances.
(Ord. 16-85, passed 12-10-85; Am. Ord. 2010-03, passed 2-4-10; Am. Ord. 2014-03, passed 2-20-14; Am. Ord. 2016-09, passed 7-7-16)