Construction and Neighborhood Services Commercial / Industrial Codes

Since the time of King Hammurabi building codes have been adopted sets of rules that specify the minimum acceptable level of safety for constructed objects such as buildings and non-building structures.

The main purpose of building code is to protect public health, safety and general welfare as they relate to the construction and occupancy of buildings and structures.

The City of McHenry has adopted the following building codes and ordinances which are to be used in the design and construction of all structures located within the City of McHenry.

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