TITLE 15
BUILDINGS AND CONSTRUCTION
Chapter 15.04   California and Uniform Codes
Chapter 15.06   Public Works Construction Standards
Chapter 15.08   Floodplain Management
Chapter 15.10   Grading Regulations - General Provisions
Chapter 15.12   Grading Regulations - Definitions
Chapter 15.14   Grading Regulations - Standards
Chapter 15.16   Grading Regulations - Permits
Chapter 15.18   Grading Regulations - Inspections
Chapter 15.20   Grading Regulations - Enforcement
Chapter 15.04 California and Uniform Codes
   15.04.010   Title.
   15.04.020   Purpose.
   15.04.030   Authority.
   15.04.040   Applicability.
   15.04.050   Exceptions.
   15.04.060   Definitions.
   15.04.070   Duties of Building Official.
   15.04.080   Enforcement and authority.
   15.04.090   Violations and penalties.
   15.04.100   Appeals.
   15.04.150   Liability.
   15.04.200   California Building Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.210   Modifications to California Building Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.220   Straw bale construction standards.
   15.04.300   International Property Maintenance Code 2006 Edition adopted.
   15.04.310   Modifications to International Property Maintenance Code 2006 Edition.
   15.04.330   Uniform Housing Code 1997 Edition adopted.
   15.04.340   Modifications to Uniform Housing Code 1997 Edition.
   15.04.360   Uniform Sign Code 1997 Edition adopted.
   15.04.370   Modifications to Uniform Sign Code 1997 Edition.
   15.04.400   California Mechanical Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.410   Modifications to California Mechanical Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.500   California Plumbing Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.510   Modifications to California Plumbing Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.600   Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code 2000 Edition adopted.
   15.04.610   Modifications to Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code 2006 Edition.
   15.04.700   California Electrical Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.710   Modifications to California Electrical Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.800   California Administrative Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.810   Modifications to California Administrative Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.900   California Fire Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.910   Modifications to California Fire Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.1000   California Energy Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.1010   Modifications to California Energy Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.1100   California Historical Building Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.1110   Modifications to California Historical Building Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.1200   California Existing Building Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.1210   Modifications to California Existing Building Code 2007 Edition.
   15.04.1300   California Referenced Standards Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   15.04.1310   Modifications to California Referenced Standards Code 2007 Edition.
15.04.010  Title.
   This chapter shall be known and cited as the 2007 Edition revisions to the City of Gridley Building Codes. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.020  Purpose.
   The City Council of the City of Gridley expressly finds that the provisions of this chapter and of the codes adopted herein constitute minimum standards for purposes of safeguarding life or limb, health, property and public welfare by regulating and controlling the design, construction, installation, quality of materials, location, operation, and maintenance of structures and the mechanical, plumbing, electrical and other supporting systems installed therein.
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.030  Authority.
   This chapter is adopted pursuant to the authority granted to a city by Section 7 of Article XI of the Constitution of the State to make and enforce within its limits all such local, police, sanitary, and other regulations as are not in conflict with general laws. It is further adopted in conformity with the California Government Code relating to the adoption of codes by reference.
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.040  Applicability.
   This chapter, including all subchapters, shall apply within all the incorporated territory of the City of Gridley. 
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.050  Exceptions.
   Nothing contained in this chapter shall be construed to prevent any person from performing his or her own building, plumbing, mechanical or electrical work when performed with the permits and in compliance with the provisions of this chapter.
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.060  Definitions.
   Whenever the following words and/or phrases set out in this chapter are used in the codes adopted herein, they shall have the following meaning ascribed to them:
   A.   "Building Official" or "Administrative Authority" means the Building Official of the City of Gridley.
   B.   "Chief of the Bureau of Fire Prevention" means the Fire Chief for the City of Gridley.
   C.   "City" means the City of Gridley or the incorporated territory of the City of Gridley, as the text may require.
   D.   "City Council" means the City Council of the City of Gridley.
   E.   "Corporation Council" means the City Attorney of the City of Gridley.
   F.   "Health Official" means the Director of Environmental Health of the County of Butte.
   G.   "Fire Marshal" means the individual who has been designated as the Fire Chief of the City of Gridley.
   H.   "Housing Act" means the Housing Act of the State of California.
(Ord. 653, 1996)
   I.   "Jurisdiction" means the City of Gridley.
   J.   "Mayor" means the Mayor of the City Council of the City of Gridley.
   K.   "Municipality" means the City of Gridley.
   L.   "State" means the State of California. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.070  Duties of Building Official.
   The Building Official shall be directly responsible to the Community Development Director and shall have the following duties:
   A.   To enforce the provisions of the California Administrative Code, California Building Code, California Electrical Code, California Mechanical Code, California Plumbing Code, California Energy Code, California Historical Building Code, California Fire Code, California Existing Building Code, California Referenced Standards Code, International Property Maintenance Code, the  Uniform Housing Code, the Uniform Sign Code, the Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code, and other laws, ordinances and regulations, with such additions, deletions and modifications as are adopted by this chapter.
   B.   To review applications for building permits, issue permits, collect fees therefore, make inspections, issue certificates of occupancy and other functions as are imposed upon the Building Official by the California Building Code and upon the administrative authority by the California Plumbing Code, California Mechanical Code and California Electrical Code, either in person or by such assistants, deputies, or employees authorized by the department.
   C.   To make inspections of any sewage disposal systems permitted or required by the Butte County Health Department for the purpose of ascertaining compliance with this chapter, and to approve the system. The Building Inspector shall not approve any sewage disposal system without the prior approval of the Butte County Health Department.
   D.   Such other duties as may be assigned by the City Council.
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.080  Enforcement.
   A.   The Building Official shall enforce the provisions of the Building Code, the Plumbing Code, Mechanical Code, Electrical Code, and all other codes and regulations, with such additions, deletions and modifications, as are adopted by this chapter, with the exception of those provisions of the Fire Code which are to be enforced by the Fire Chief, as described herein.
   B.   The Fire Chief shall enforce those provisions of the Fire Code that are related to maintenance of structures and property, and shall share with the Building Official the responsibility to review plans for new construction to ensure that the plans are consistent with that code. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.090  Violations and penalties.
   A.   It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation, whether as owner, lessee, sublessee or occupant, to erect, construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert, demolish, equip, use, occupy or maintain any building or structure in the incorporated territory of the City of Gridley or cause the same to be done contrary to or in violation of any of the provisions of this chapter. Maintenance of equipment which was unlawful at the time it was installed and which would be unlawful under this chapter shall constitute a continuing violation of this chapter.
   B.   Violations of this title and the penalties associated with the violations shall be investigated and applied as specified and regulated by this code.
(Ord. 791-2010 (part), 2010; Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.100  Appeals.
   A.   An appeal review will be heard by a Chief Building Official (CBO) from another jurisdiction (Appeal CBO) who will hear appeals pertaining to all of the codes adopted in this chapter. The Appeal CBO shall be appointed by the City Council, and will demonstrate necessary qualifications, knowledge, experience, and training in matters related to building construction and fire protection.
   B.   The Appeal CBO shall render all decisions and findings in writing, copying the same to the Building Official with a duplicate copy to the appellant. All decisions rendered by the Appeal CBO shall be non-binding.
   C.   Appeals under the Uniform Housing Code shall be processed in accordance with provisions contained in Section 15.04.100 of this code.
   D.   The city shall post in a conspicuous manner in the administrative office of the city, at 685 Kentucky Street, a list of all determinations made by the Appeal CBO.
(Ord. 791-2010 (part), 2010; Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.150  Liability.
   This chapter and all subchapters shall not impose upon the City of Gridley any liability or responsibility for damage resulting from defective building, plumbing, mechanical or electrical work; nor shall the City of Gridley, or any official or employee thereof, be held to assume any liability or responsibility by reason of the inspection authorized hereunder.
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.200  California Building Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Building Code, Volumes 1 & 2 and the Appendix Chapters 1, I and J, which code is promulgated and published by the International Code Council, Inc., 4051 West Flossmoor Road, Country Club Hills, Illinois (hereinafter referred to as the "Building Code" or "CBC"), is hereby adopted and enacted as the primary building code of the City of Gridley and is made a part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.210  Modifications to California Building Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Section 406.1.4. to be titled Separation, is amended by the addition of the following: The ceiling and interior walls of private garages which are attached to or are constructed in conjunction with Group R-3 Occupancies, shall be provided with not less than one-half inch (1/2") gypsum board or equal material throughout, except where required by Section 406.1.4.1, to be five-eights inch (5/8") Type X. If gypsum board is installed at the garage interior, all joints shall be fire-taped.
   B.   Section 901.2 Fire Protection Systems, is amended by the addition of the following: When the requirements of CBC Chapter 9 Fire Protection Systems conflict with the requirements of California Fire Code Chapter 9 Fire Protection Systems, the requirements of Chapter 9 of the Fire Code shall govern.
   C.   Section 1203.1 General, is amended by the addition of the following: Refer to the California Energy Code to determine mechanical ventilation requirements for those occupancies not addressed by the California Mechanical Code.
   D.   Section 1805.4.1 to be titled Design, is amended by the addition of the following: If continuous footings are installed they shall be provided with a minimum of one (1) Number four (4) steel reinforcing bar at top and bottom, unless an approved alternative engineered design is provided that meets the minimum structural requirements of this code.
   E.   Appendix Section 104.1, to be titled General, is amended by the addition of the following: For the purpose of enforcing the provisions of this code, the Building Official shall have the powers of a law enforcement officer. Whenever the term "Building Official" is used in this code, it shall include "Health Officer" with regard to maintenance, sanitation, ventilation, use or occupancy of all structures, including mobile homes.
   F.   Appendix Section 104.2 Applications and permits is amended by the addition of the following: The Building Official may require as a condition to granting of a building permit, the construction of the building pad or floor levels at an elevation, as determined by the City Public Works Department, which will protect the structure from inundation as the result of a storm of a frequency to one hundred (100) years, and the Building Official may also require any other conditions to the granting of the building permit that are reasonably calculated to protect the property from flood damage.
(Ord. 653, 1996)
   G.   Appendix Section 106.5 Retention of Construction Documents is amended by the addition of the following: All plans, field reports, and other construction-related documents, will be destroyed as specified in appropriate regulations. Plans may be retained in their original paper format, on micro-fiche, in an electronic data format (such as laser-fiche) or any other permanent method approved by the Building Official. Plans for Occupancy Groups A, B, E, F, H, I, M, R-1, R-2, S and U of significance (significance determined by the Building Official) shall be retained for the life of the structure. All approved site development plans and plot plans shall be retained for the life of the structure, regardless of the occupancy group.
   H.   Appendix Section 112 Board of Appeals, is amended as follows: The Board of Appeals which is the subject of this section shall be the same body as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations adopted by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the California Building Code.
   I.   Appendix Section J101.1 Scope, is amended by the addition of the following: Where conflicts occur between the requirements of this chapter and the requirements of Chapters 15.10 Grading Regulations - General Provisions, 15.12 - Grading Regulations - Definitions, 15.14 Grading Regulations - Standards, 15.16 Grading Regulations - Permits, 15.18 Grading Regulations - Inspections, 15.20 Grading Regulations - Enforcement, of the Gridley Municipal Code, the requirements of the Gridley Municipal Code shall govern. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.220  Straw bale construction standards.
   The use of straw bales shall be permitted in the construction of structures to the extent and subject to the standards set forth in Chapter 4.5 (commencing with Section 18944.30) of Part 2.5 of Division 13 of the California Health and Safety Code. 
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.300  International Property Maintenance Code 2006 Edition adopted.
   The 2006 Edition of the International Property Maintenance Code, as published by the International Code Council, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as the "Property Maintenance Code" or "IPMC"), is adopted and made a part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.310  Modifications to International Property Maintenance Code 2006 Edition.
   A.   Section 102.1 General, is amended by the addition of the following: When the provisions of this code conflict with the California State Housing Codes or the Gridley Municipal Code, the provisions of the State or Municipal codes shall prevail.
   B.   Section 103.6 Fees, is amended to read as follows: The fees for activities and services performed by the department in carrying out its responsibilities under this code shall be as indicated in the City of Gridley Master Fee Schedule.
   C.   Section 111 Means of Appeal, is amended as follows: the Board of Appeals which is the subject of this section shall be the same body as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations adopted by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the International Property Maintenance Code. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.330  Uniform Housing Code 1997 Edition adopted.
   The 1997 Edition of the Uniform Housing Code, as published by the International Conference of Building Officials, (hereinafter referred to as the "Housing Code" or "UHC"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.340  Modifications to Uniform Housing Code 1997 Edition.
   A.   Section 103 Scope, is amended by the addition of the following: When the provisions of Uniform Housing Code conflict with the State Housing Code or the Gridley Municipal Code, the provisions of the State or Municipal code shall prevail.
   B.   Section 203 Housing Advisory and Appeals Board, is amended as follows: the Board of Appeals which is the subject of this section shall be the same body as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. Appeals under this section shall be processed in accordance with the provisions contained in Section 1201 of the Housing Code, and, to the extent they are not inconsistent with the Housing Code, the regulations adopted by said Board pursuant to Section 15.04.100 of this chapter shall also apply. 
(Ord. 791-2010 (part), 2010; Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.360  Uniform Sign Code 1997 Edition adopted.
   The 1997 Edition of the Uniform Sign Code, as published by the International Conference of Building Officials, (hereinafter referred to as the "Sign Code" or "USC"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.370  Modifications to Uniform Sign Code 1997 Edition.
   A.   Section 103.3 Board of Appeals, is amended as follows: The Board of Appeals which is the subject of this section shall be the same body as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the Uniform Sign Code.
   B.   Table 4-B - Projection of Signs, is amended to specify that no minimum clearances are required for projecting signs that are constructed on private property except those clearances mandated by applicable zoning regulations, and in areas of pedestrian and vehicular traffic regulated by the California Building Code. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.400  California Mechanical Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Mechanical Code, including the Appendices, as published by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (hereinafter referred to as the "Mechanical Code" or "CMC"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.410  Modifications to California Mechanical Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Appendix Section 110.0 Board of Appeals, is amended as follows: the Board of Appeals which is the subject of this section shall be the same body as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations adopted by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the California Mechanical Code.
   B.   Appendix Section 115.0 Fees, is amended to read as follows: The fees for activities and services performed by the department in carrying out its responsibilities under this code shall be as indicated in the City of Gridley Master Fee Schedule. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.500  California Plumbing Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Plumbing Code, including the Appendices, as published by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (hereinafter referred to as the "Plumbing Code" or "CPC"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.510  Modifications to California Plumbing Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Section 713.4 Sewer Required, is amended to read as follows: The public sewer may be considered as not being available when such public sewer or any building or any exterior drainage facility connected thereto is located more than two hundred (200) feet (60.8m) from the property line of a lot or premises, that abuts and is served by such public sewer, on which a building or exterior drainage facility is proposed. 
   B.   Appendix Section 102.2 Duties and Powers of the Authority Having Jurisdiction, is amended as follows: Any appeal of a decision made or action taken by the Authority Having Jurisdiction shall be appealed to the Board of Appeals as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations adopted by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the California Plumbing Code.
   C.   Appendix Section 103.4.1 Permit Fees, is amended to read as follows: The fees for activities and services performed by the department in carrying out its responsibilities under this code shall be as indicated in the City of Gridley Master Fee Schedule. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.600  Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code 2006 Edition adopted.
   The 2006 Edition of the Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code, as published by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (hereinafter referred to as the "Swimming Pool Code"), is adopted and made a part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.610  Modifications to Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code 2006 Edition.
   A.   Table No. 1-1 Schedule of Fees, has been amended to read as follows: The fee amounts for services listed in this table are indicated in the City of Gridley Master Fee Schedule.
   B.   Section 102.2 Duties and Powers of the Authority Having Jurisdiction, is hereby amended as follows: Any appeal of a decision made or action taken by the Authority Having Jurisdiction shall be appealed to the Board of Appeals as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations adopted by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the Uniform Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Code. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.700  California Electrical Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Electrical Code, including the Tables and Annexes A, B, C, D, and F, as promulgated and published by the National Fire Protection Association, 1 Batterymarch Park, Quincy, Massachusetts, (hereinafter referred to as the "Electrical Code" or "CEC"), is adopted as the primary electrical code of the City of Gridley and made a part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.710  Modifications to the California Electrical Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Article 89.108.4.2 Fees, is amended by the addition of the following: The fees for services performed by the department in carrying out its responsibilities under this code shall be as indicated in the City of Gridley Master Fee Schedule.
   B.   Article 89.108.8 Appeals Board is hereby amended as follows: The Board of Appeals which is the subject of this section shall be the same body as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations adopted by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the California Electrical Code.
   C.   Article 210-23(A) 15 and 20-Ampere Branch Circuits, is amended to read as follows:
      1.   A 15 or 20 ampere branch circuit shall be permitted to supply lighting units. Other utilization equipment or combination of both shall be supplied by 20 ampere branch circuits.
      2.   The rating of any one cord- and plug-connected utilization equipment shall not exceed 80 percent of the branch-circuit ampere rating. The total rating of utilization equipment fastened in place shall not exceed 50 percent of the branch-circuit ampere rating where lighting units, cord- and plug-connected utilization equipment not fastened in place, or both, are also supplied. 
(Ord. 774, 2007; Ord. 653, 1996)
15.04.800  California Administrative Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Administrative Code, including the Appendices, as published by the International Code Council (hereinafter referred to as the "Administrative Code"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.810  Modifications to California Administrative Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Article 1-602.(e) Appeals by affected individuals and local jurisdictions jointly, is amended by the addition of the following: Any appeal regarding a provision of the California Administrative Code, whose enforcement is the responsibility of the City of Gridley, shall be appealed to, and administered by, the Board of Appeals as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.900  California Fire Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Fire Code, and all Appendices, as published by the International Code Council (hereinafter referred to as the "Fire Code" or "CFC"), is adopted and made a part of this chapter by reference, subject to the modifications set forth in this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.910  Modifications to California Fire Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Section 304.1.2 Vegetation, is not adopted, as the City of Gridley Municipal Code Chapter 8.08 titled "Abatement of Weeds and Rubbish" is more restrictive.
   B.   Section 307 Open Burning and Recreational Fires, is not adopted, as the City of Gridley Municipal Code Chapter 8.12 titled "Burning Restrictions" is more restrictive.
   C.   Section 505.1 Address Numbers, is amended by the addition of the following: Any business in a commercial occupancy which affords vehicular traffic access to the rear through any driveway, alleyway, or parking lot shall also display the fronting street address on the rear of the building.
   D.   Section 901.1 Scope, is amended by the addition of the following: When the requirements of CBC Chapter 9 Fire Protection Systems conflict with the requirements of California Fire Code Chapter 9 Fire Protection Systems, the requirements of Chapter 9 of the Fire Code shall govern.
   E.   Section 3308.1 General, is amended as follows: The retail sales and use of "safe and sane" fireworks as defined by the California Health and Safety Code are permitted within the city limits of Gridley when all the following requirements are met, in addition to the requirements of the Health and Safety Code and the State Fire Marshal's regulations (Title 19 California Code of Regulations, Chapter 6 - Fireworks):
      1.   A permit to engage in the retail sales of safe and sane fireworks must be obtained from the City Clerk and the California State Fire Marshal.
      2.   The City Clerk shall only issue a permit to non-profit organizations or corporations organized primarily for veterans, patriotic, civic betterment or charitable purposes.
      3.   Any organization or corporation to which a permit is issued shall have been established with a bonafide membership for a minimum of one year continuously preceding the filing of the application for a permit.
      4.   The organization or corporation shall have as its principal and permanent meeting place a physical location within the United States Post Office zip codes areas of 95948 or 95917.
      5.   No organization or affiliate of said organization shall submit more than one application for a permit to sell fireworks within the City of Gridley. Submittal of more than one application shall be grounds for denial of all applications.
      6.   Any person, firm, or corporation or organization applying for a retail sales fireworks permit shall furnish the City of Gridley and the Gridley Fire Department satisfactory proof of insurance which shall contain the following provisions:
         a.   The City of Gridley, its officers, officials, employees and/or volunteers are to be included as additional insureds.
         b.   The permittee's insurance coverage shall be primary in all instances other than those resulting from the sole negligence on the part of the City of Gridley.
         c.   Insurance coverage of the permittee shall not be suspended, voided, canceled or reduced in coverage or in limits without thirty (30) days prior written notice being given to the City of Gridley by certified mail with return receipt requested.
         d.   The minimum scope of insurance shall be at least as broad as commercial General Liability coverage (occurrence Form CG 0001) with limits no less than $1,000,000 per occurrence for bodily injury, personal injury and property damage. Any deductible in excess of $500.00 per occurrence shall be reviewed and approved by the City Council of the City of Gridley.
         e.   Any insurance carrier utilized to satisfy "d" above shall have a current A.M. best rating or VII or better.
      7.   Fireworks stands of storage shall not be located closer than fifty (50) feet to the nearest structure nor located in any area zoned as residential as set forth in Title 17 of the Gridley Municipal Code.
      8.   All required permits and licenses must be posted on an interior wall of the stand in plain view, and the correct location/address for the stand must be shown.
      9.   A copy of the insurance policy coverage must be on the premises and readily available for review, and the correct location must be shown.
      10.   A minimum of one 2A:10BC rating or higher fire extinguisher must be in the stand, readily available and in plain view.
      11.   All fireworks must have the California State Fire Marshal's Seal for "Safe and Sane" fireworks on each product.
      12.   At least two "No Smoking" signs must be posted.
      13.   An age limit sign stating "at least 16 years-old to purchase fireworks" must be posted.
      14.   The stand must be secure so that the public does not have direct access to any fireworks.
      15.   Use of fireworks in any manner which might be detrimental to the health, safety and welfare of any person is prohibited.
(Ord. 743, 2005)
   F.   Appendix Section 103.1 General, is amended by the addition of the following: The fees for services performed by the Fire Department in carrying out its responsibilities under this code shall be as indicated in the City of Gridley Master Fee Schedule.
   G.   Appendix Section 108 Board of Appeals, is hereby amended as follows: The Board of Appeals which is the subject of this section shall be the same body as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. The regulations adopted by said Board shall apply to all appeals under the California Fire Code. 
   H.   Appendix Section 109.3 Violation penalties. Delete Section 109.3 and replace with the following: Violation Penalties.  Any person who violates any provision of this chapter or said California Fire Code, or fails to comply therewith, or violates or fails to comply with any order made thereunder, or who builds in violation of any detailed statement or specification or plans submitted and approved thereunder, or any certificate or permit issued thereunder, and from which no appeal has been taken, or who fails to comply with such an order as affirmed or modified by a court of competent jurisdiction, within the time fixed herein, shall separately for each and every such violation and noncompliance, respectively, be guilty of an infraction and shall be punishable as provided in Chapter 1.09 of the Gridley Municipal Code. Exception: Those sections of the California Fire Code, which have been adopted by the State of California, shall be a misdemeanor and shall be punishable in accordance with Section 1.08.030.
(Ord. 791-2010 (part), 2010; Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1000  California Energy Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Energy Code, including Appendix 1-A, as published by the International Code Council (hereinafter referred to as the "Energy Code"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1010  Modifications to California Energy Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Section 100 (g) Administrative requirements, is amended by the addition of the following: Any appeal regarding a provision of the California Energy Code, whose enforcement is the responsibility of the City of Gridley, shall be appealed to, and administered by, the Board of Appeals as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1100  California Historical Building Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Historical Building Code, including Appendix A, as published by the International Code Council (hereinafter referred to as the "Historical Building Code"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1110  Modifications to California Historical Building Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Section 8-104.3 SHBC appeals, is amended by the addition of the following: Any appeal regarding a provision of the California Historical Building Code, whose enforcement is the responsibility of the City of Gridley, shall be appealed to, and administered by, the Board of Appeals as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1200  California Existing Building Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Existing Building Code, including Appendix Chapter A1 and the Referenced Standards Chapter, as published by the International Code Council (hereinafter referred to as the "Existing Building Code"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1210  Modifications to California Existing Building Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Section A101 Purpose, is amended by the addition of the following: Any appeal regarding a provision of the California Existing Building Code, whose enforcement is the responsibility of the City of Gridley, shall be appealed to, and administered by, the Board of Appeals as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1300  California Referenced Standards Code 2007 Edition adopted.
   The 2007 Edition of the California Referenced Standards Code, including the Appendix Chapters, as published by the International Code Council (hereinafter referred to as the "Referenced Standards Code"), is adopted and made part of this chapter by reference. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)
15.04.1310  Modifications to California Referenced Standards Code 2007 Edition.
   A.   Section 12-1-101.11 Application, is amended by the addition of the following: Any appeal regarding a provision of the California Referenced Standards Code, whose enforcement is the responsibility of the City of Gridley, shall be appealed to, and administered by, the Board of Appeals as established in Section 15.04.100 of this chapter. 
(Ord. 774, 2007)