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Code Creation, Code Updates and Procedure Creation

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Code Creation and Updates

B & F Technical Code Services, Inc., can help municipalities prepare new building ordinances that include all the local amendments to the model building code.

Our staff is uniquely qualified to perform ordinance preparation because:

  • they deal with code implementation and enforcement all day long;
  • most have worked for municipal governments;
  • and each has an intimate knowledge of all the model codes.

We also work with existing ordinances and make recommendations for additions and deletions.

Procedure Creation

B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. generates complete procedures for building departments. If there is no plan review procedure in place, we formulate a process that works for your organization. From the time plans are received until the review is complete, B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. formulates effective procedures designed to streamline your department. If your organization already has a policy in place, we can review and make recommendations.



FAQs

Most Frequently Asked Questions about Our Code Creation, Code Update and Procedure Creation Services


Can B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. provide technical assistance when our municipality is adopting a new building code?

Answer:

We assist your municipality in any way you need support. B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. will create a new ordinance or make recommendations on an existing ordinance when your municipality is adopting a new building code.

Our municipality does not want to create a new ordinance. Will B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. make changes to the existing ordinance?

Answer:

Yes, we will analyze an existing ordinance and make recommendations for additions and deletions. We will also meet with your staff to discuss our suggestions.

Will you provide the ordinance electronically or will you only provide a hard copy?

Answer:

Yes, B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. will provide the ordinance on a disk formatted for IBM-compatible computers. If your department uses Macs, we will arrange for an electronic version to be made available for you.

Will a representative from B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. attend the village board meetings, committee meetings and public hearings on the adoption of the ordinance?

Answer:

Yes, B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. will send a representative to all appropriate meetings to explain any changes to the ordinance.

B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. creates new procedures for building departments. Will you complete one part of the policy?

Answer:

Yes, we provide the entire procedure or we complete any part with which you need assistance.

Can you provide the procedures on a floppy disk?

Answer:

Yes, B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. will save the written procedures to a disk formatted for IBM- compatible computers. If your department uses Macs, we will arrange for an electronic version to be available for you.

Will B & F Technical Code Services, Inc. train our municipal staff on the new procedures?

Answer:

Yes, we will assist with the implementation of new procedures, such as training your staff to ensure the procedures are effective.

Before a new procedure is in place, will you meet with our staff for their input?

Answer:

Yes, the municipal staff is the most important part of the process. The input from your staff is crucial to developing the procedure that will be most effective for the organization.

B & F Technical Code Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 957648
2401 W. Hassell Road., Suite 1550
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
  Phone: (847) 490-1443
  Toll-Free (800) 232-5523
  Fax: (847) 490-1476