GOVERNMENT

CITY OF DOWNEY
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
ADOPTION OF 2016 FIRE CODE

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held before the DOWNEY CITY COUNCIL on the 24th day ofJanuary, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., in the Council Chamber of the Downey City Hall, 11111 Brookshire Avenue, Downey, California.  At that time and place, consideration will be given to the adoption of the latest edition of the California Fire Code, including local amendments.  Every three years, the State of California adopts new model code to establish uniform standards for the construction and maintenance of buildings.

This proposal includes amending various sections of Chapter 3 of Article III of the City of Downey Municipal Code to adopt the 2016 edition of the California Fire Code by reference and to incorporate local amendments to said code, as permitted by State Law.

Copies of aforementioned code are available for public review at Downey City Hall Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

If you challenge the proposed actions in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the City Clerk at, or prior to, the public hearing.

For more information contact Fire Chief Mark Gillaspie at 562-904-7344.

Adria M. Jimenez, MMC
Downey City Clerk

The Downey Patriot
1/12/17