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Ordinance No. 1025 (Building Code) City of Kimball Stearns County, Minnesota September 8, 2009

An ordinance amending section 1025 of the municipal code of the City of Kimball pertaining to the building code to include electrical inspections and plumbing plan review.

The City Council of the City of Kimball, Stearns County, Minnesota, ordains:

Section 1. Sec. 1025 of the Municipal Code of Kimball, Minnesota (Applications, Administration and Enforcement of the building code) is hereby amended to read as follows:

Sec. 1025.05. Application, Administration, and Enforcement.

(a) The application, administration, and enforcement of the Building Code shall be in accordance with Minnesota Rules, Chapter 1300. The Building Code shall be enforced within the extraterritorial limits permitted by M.S.A. 16B.62, Subd. 1, when so established by Ordinance, including electrical inspection and permits.

(b) The Code shall be enforced by a Minnesota Certified Building Official designated by the City to administer the Code pursuant to M.S.A. 16B 65, Subd. 1 and 2, including plumbing plan review.

(c) Prior to installation of a systemn of plumbing other than for a single-family dwelling, with independent plumbing service, complete plumbing plans and specifications, together with any additional information that the Building Official may require, shall be submitted in triplicate and approved by the Building Official. No construction shall proceed except in accordance with the approved plans. Any alteration of extension of any existing plumbing system shall be subject to these same requirements.

Section 2. Effective Date. This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after the date of its passage and publication accordingly to law.

Passed and adopted, by the City Council of the City of Kimball, this 8th day of September, 2009.

Tammy Konz, Mayor


Eileen Thomes

Published in the Tri-County News Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009.