4-1-5: INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL CODE/2003:
   A.   The 2003 edition of the international mechanical code is hereby adopted by reference as the mechanical code of the village, except for such additions, insertions, deletions or changes as hereinafter prescribed in subsection B of this section.
   B.   The following are amendments to the international mechanical code/2003:
101.1 Title. Insert village of River Forest.
106.5.2 Fee Schedule. Delete this section and reference title 4, chapter 2 of the River Forest village code.
108.4 Violations Penalties. Insert misdemeanor as the specific offense, a fine of $750.00 and delete the imprisonment provision.
108.5 Stop Work Orders. Insert fine of not less than $100.00 nor more than $750.00.
Add the following section:
303.6.1 Location Of Equipment. The location of all unitary air conditioners, air conditioning compressors, generators, and similar appliances and equipment in outdoor locations, shall be regulated by the sound pressure level they generate. Existing installations may be replaced in the same location, provided there is no increase in capacity or sound pressure rating. The location of new equipment shall be subject to the requirements of the following table when installed on a parcel adjacent to a residential use parcel:
Side Yard Installation
 
Side Yard Setback (Feet)
Maximum Sound Pressure Rating db(a)
Less than 3
Installation not allowed
3 or greater
74
 
Rear Yard Installation
 
Side Yard Setback (Feet)
Maximum Sound Pressure Rating db(a)
Less than 3
Installation not allowed
3 to 10
78
10 or greater
82
 
The village board shall have the authority to hear requests for and grant relief from any of these location requirements.
(Ord. 3239, 5-12-2008)