Building Code

Amendments to Adopted Codes

  1. Title (PDF)
  2. Table of Contents (PDF)
  3. Section 01 - Architectural Advisory Committee (PDF)
  4. Section 02 - Duties and Powers of Building Commissioner (PDF)
  5. Section 03 - Registered Architect - Plans and Specifications (PDF)
  6. Section 04 - Permit and Contractors Bond (PDF)
  7. Section 05 - Permit Applications (PDF)
  8. Section 06 - Permit Fees (PDF)
  9. Section 07 - Grade (PDF)
  10. Section 08 - New Materials and Construction Methods (PDF)
  11. Section 09 - Flossmoor Zoning Ordinance to Apply (PDF)
  12. Section 10 - Communication Masts, Towers, and Antennas (PDF)
  13. Section 11 - Relocation of Buildings (PDF)
  14. Section 12 - Buildings or Structures - Unsafe or Not Conforming to Code (PDF)
  15. Section 13 - Dwelling Unit Requirements (PDF)
  16. Section 14 - Adoption of B.O.C.A. for Building Other Than Single Family Dwelling Units (PDF)
  17. Section 15 - General Provisions, All Buildings (PDF)
  18. Section 16 - Stair and Elevator Shaft Construction (PDF)
  19. Section 17 - Means of Exit (PDF)
  20. Section 18 - Minimum Design Loading (PDF)
  21. Section 19 - Footings, Foundations, and Slabs (PDF)
  22. Section 20 - Concrete Construction (PDF)
  23. Section 21 - Steel Construction (PDF)
  24. Section 22 - Masonry Construction (PDF)
  25. Section 23 - Chimneys (PDF)
  26. Section 24 - Fireplace Construction (PDF)
  27. Section 25 - Wood Frame Construction (PDF)
  28. Section 26 - Fire Resistance and Fire Protection (Deleted by Ordinance 1264, June 15, 1998) (PDF)
  29. Section 27 - Roof Coverings (PDF)
  30. Section 28 - Plumbing and Sewage Construction and Maintenance (PDF)
  31. Section 29 - Heating, Ventilation, Steam Boilers and Unfired Pressure Vessels (PDF)
  32. Section 30 - Gas Appliances and Gas Piping (PDF)
  33. Section 31 - Storage Tanks (PDF)
  34. Section 32 - Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (PDF)
  35. Section 33 - Swimming Pools (PDF)
  36. Section 34 - Elevators, Dumbwaiters, and Escalators (PDF)
  37. Section 35 - Signs and Outdoor Display Structures (PDF)
  38. Section 36 - Penalty for Violations (PDF)
  39. Section 37 - Validity of this Ordinance (PDF)
  40. Section 38 - Conflicting Ordinances Repealed (PDF)
  41. Section 39 - Publication and Effective Date (PDF)
  42. Section 40 - Special Permits (PDF)