CITY OF BRENTWOOD
RESIDENTIAL BUILDER'S MEETING
MEETING DATE: Wednesday-October 12th, 2016
LOCATION: City of Brentwood Library
8109 Concord Road Brentwood, Tennessee
LUNCH: (RSVP required prior to October 7th)
To Residential Builders,
We welcome you to attend the City of Brentwood Fall Builder's Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, October 12th. Guest Speaker Mark Richardson with Simpson Strong-Tie will discuss the importance of identifying and properly transferring structural loads from the point of origin to the foundation of a structure. Connection points, connection methods, fasteners and anchoring are key components in maintaining structural integrity.
Following Mr. Richardson's presentation Travis Lankford with the W&S Department will provide an overview on the proper protection of utility boxes during construction.
The City Engineering Department will discuss future requirements for new single family construction, large additions, double access driveway requests, etc. in older subdivisions triggering potential drainage concerns.
During lunch hour, Building Inspector-Bobby Butts will provide an overview on techniques to ensure inspection(s) will be approved during the initial inspection. Completion of work, walking project prior to inspection request and reviewing inspection checklists are fundamental elements for approval.
P&C staff will also be available to answer any specific questions you may have. You can submit questions/inquiries in advance allowing staff time to research prior to meeting. Send questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Lunch will be provided so please notify the Brentwood Planning and Codes Department at
(615) 371-2204 or on-line at Planninq-Codes@brentwoodtn.gov before Friday-October 7th.Include the names of staff members from your company planning to attend.
It would be beneficial to bring a copy of the 2012International Residential Code. To order visit the International Code Council's w site at www.iccsafe.org.
Tim J. Harrington
Building Code Official
City of Brentwood, Tennessee