Codes Adopted

Codes Adopted by the City of Paris

Current Research Project

Building:

  • 2018 International Building Code

  • 2018 International Residential Code

  • 2018 International Plumbing Code

  • 2018 International Mechanical Code

  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code

  • 2018 International Existing Building Code

  • 2018 International Energy Conservation Code

  • 2018 International Property Maintenance Code


Fire Protection:

  • 2018 NFPA with Life Safety 101


Accessibility Code:

  • North Carolina State Building Code Volume 1-C 2002 Edition with 2004 Amendments


Electrical Code:

  • 2008 National Electric Code (NEC)


Design Criteria:

  • Seismic Design – Category D0

  • Wind Loads – Basic wind speed 115 mph at 3 second gusts

  • Snow Loads – Ground snow load 10 lb/sf

  • Minimum Footing Depth – 12”