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A. Adoption: The International Building Code, 2015 edition, as published by the International Code Council, Inc. (ICC), is hereby adopted and incorporated by reference as part of this Code as if fully set forth herein, as part of the Building Code for the Village. The International Building Code shall apply to the design, construction, alteration, enlargement, equipment, repair, demolition, removal, conversion, and use of all buildings and structures.
B. Amendments To The International Building Code: The International Building Code as heretofore adopted is revised and amended as follows:
Section 101.1 Title. - Insert: "Village of Clarendon Hills"
Section 101.4.3 Plumbing. - Delete the phrase "international plumbing code" and insert in its place the phrase "Illinois plumbing code".
Section 105.5 Expiration. - Delete the entire section and insert in its place: "105.5.1 Expiration. Every permit issued shall become invalid unless the work on the site authorized by such permit is commenced within 180 days after its issuance, if the work authorized on the site by such permit is suspended or abandoned for a period of 60 days after the time the work is commenced, or one (1) year after the permit was issued.", and insert "Section 105.5.2 Extension. The building official is authorized to grant, in writing, one or more extensions of time, for periods of 90 days each upon payment of the fee set forth in schedule S21 of the Village code. The extension shall be requested in writing and justifiable cause demonstrated. Completion of landscaping and driveways may be extended without further action when the permit issued expires falls between November 15 and April 15."
Section 113 Board Of Appeals. - Delete entire section.
Section 1507.9 Wood Shakes. - Add a subsection 1507.9.8 to read as follows:
"1507.9.8 Additional Requirements. All wood shakes must also comply with the following requirements:
1. Must be fire retardant treated and labeled by the board of National Fire Underwriters.
2. They may only be installed on buildings of not more than three (3) stories and not more than forty feet (40') in height.
3. The wood shakes shall be backed up with non-combustible materials or fire retardant treated plywood.
4. If used on an exterior wall surface, the wood shakes shall cover no more than twenty percent (20%) of that wall area."
Section 1805.4.5 Timber Footings. - Delete entire section.
Section 1805.4.6 Wood Foundations. - Delete entire section.
Section 2303.1.5 Floor And Roof Sheathing. - Add a new subsection 2303.1.5.1 to read as follows:
"2303.1.5.1 Prohibited Wood Structural Panels. The following types of wood structural panels are prohibited for use as floor and roof sheathing: oriented strand board (OSB), hardboard, particleboard, and wafer board."
Section 3002.4 Elevator Car To Accommodate Ambulance Stretcher. - Delete the first sentence of the paragraph and replace with following sentence: "In all buildings served by an elevator, at least one elevator shall be provided for fire department emergency access to all floors."
Section 3006.1 Access. - Add the following sentence: "This means of access is not to be used as a passageway through the machine room to other areas of the building or roof."
Section 3007 Existing Elevators And Escalators. - Add a new section 3007.1 as follows:
"3007.1 Existing Elevator Compliance. All existing elevators and escalators shall comply with ASME A17.3, safety code for existing elevators and escalators."
C. Copies On File: One copy of the International Building Code shall be kept available in the Community Development Department at the Village Hall, for use, inspection and examination. (Ord. 18-12-27)