Archive | June 2014

You are browsing the site archives by date.

2012 Virginia Published Codes Available Online

The state publications of the 2012 Virginia Codes (effective July 14, 2014) are now available on the DHCD website. As in previous years, these booklets are published by the state and include the administrative provisions and the technical amendments to the referenced national codes. The full version of the codes with Virginia amendments included are being published by the […]

Code Change Training is starting soon

The Jack A. Proctor Virginia Building Code Academy has announced the schedule for the 2012 Code Change Training series. The academy will conduct four sessions across the state on the following dates: July 15-17: Western Virginia/Wytheville July 29-31: Northern Virginia Aug. 12-14: Metro Richmond Sept. 16-18: Tidewater The code change training session agenda is; Day One […]

Chesterfield Building Department lauded in landing development

Building departments are seldom seen as an important member of the development team. In fact, they are often portrayed as not business friendly, but Chesterfield County is not only dispelling that myth, they are being lauded as the reason Philip Morris chose Chesterfield over eight other southern sites that were in the running for a […]