Building Codes / Program Responsibilities

City of Clarksburg Building Codes

The City Building Code is comprised of the following International Code Council (ICC) Codes:

  • The International Building Code
  • The International Plumbing Code
  • International Fuel Gas Code
  • The International Property Maintenance Code
  • The International Energy Conservation Code
  • The International Residential Code
  • Standards for Accessibility and Usable Buildings and Facilities
  • International Existing Building Code
  • NFPA 101 Life Safety Code (Fire Inspector)

The City Code Officials are responsible for the enforcement of the City of Clarksburg Building Codes.

Major Program Responsibilities

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  • Animal Control
  • Certificate of Use and Occupancy
  • Clarksburg Building Board of Appeals
  • Complaints and Investigations
  • Data-Bank and Street File Maintenance
  • Electrical Service Inspections
  • Facade Improvement Program
  • Flood Plain Management
  • Liquor Permit Applications and Forms
  • Modifications, Renovations, and Repairs to existing buildings
  • New Commercial and Residential Construction
  • Planning and Zoning Commission Petitions and Issues
  • Residential and Commercial Demolition Program
  • Side Walk Replacement Program
  • Zoning Board of Appeals