LEGAL PUBLICATION CITY OF SOUTH

96150 | 11/15/2019 | Ad id: 7-0000511246-01
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LEGAL PUBLICATION CITY OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE SUMMARY OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on November 5, 2019, the City of South Lake Tahoe City Council waived first reading, read by title and referred to second reading and adoption at the December 3, 2019 City Council meeting of the following ordinance: "Ordinance Amending South Lake Tahoe City Code, Title 6, Chapter 6.15 Building Regulations, Articles I-IV, by Adopting the 2019 California Building Standards Code (California Code of Regulations Title 24), Including Green Building Code, Building Code, Fire Code, and Related Construction Codes" City Attorney's Summary of Ordinance: "The ordinance amends the South Lake Tahoe City Code to adopt the 2019 California Building Standards Code which will become effective for California cities on January 1, 2020, with some local modifications with equal or more restrictive requirements. Specifically, South Lake Tahoe is designated a Very-High Fire Hazard Severity Zone and is located in a heavily wooded area prone to wild fires. Local conditions also include heavy snowfall and freezing, earthquake risk, and flooding risk. Such environmental conditions require local modifications to building codes. For example, local modifications regarding roofs, carbon monoxide detection, and ability of emergency personnel to read address numbers have been modified or added for additional safety." A copy of the proposed ordinance in its entirety is available for review in the City Clerk's Office located at 1901 Lisa Maloff Way, South Lake Tahoe, California. Susan Blankenship Elected City Clerk City of South Lake Tahoe 1901 Lisa Maloff Way, Ste 206 South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 (530) 542-6005 Pub: November 15, 2019 Ad#0000511246