Chapter 15.52


15.52.010    Adoption.

15.52.020    Modifications.

15.52.010 Adoption.

The bound volumes containing the code known as the Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings, 1997 Edition, of the International Conference of Building Officials, and every part thereof except Chapter 5, together with the local amendments as set forth in Chapter 15.56 PMC, shall constitute the laws of the city relating to the abatement of dangerous buildings. (Ord. 17-005 § 4, 2017)

15.52.020 Modifications.

The building official shall have the power to modify any of the provisions of the Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings adopted by this chapter upon application in writing by the owner, lessee or duly authorized agent, when there are practical difficulties in the way of carrying out the strict letter of the code; provided, that the spirit of the code is observed, public safety secured, and substantial justice done. The particulars of the modification, when granted or allowed, and the decision of the building official thereon shall be entered upon the records of the department, and a signed copy shall be furnished to the applicant. (Ord. 17-005 § 4, 2017)