Cross Reference — As to additional regulations for enforcement, see ch. 505.
Editor's Note — Ord. No. 1060 §§1 — 2, adopted February 12, 2004, repealed section 500.060 "adoption of building code", section 500.070 "purpose of article", section 500.080 "application of article", section 500.090 "ordinary repairs excepted" and section 500.110 "ordinary repairs — generally" as in conflict herewith and enacted the new provisions set out herein in section 500.060 leaving sections 500.070 — 500.090 and 500.110 reserved for the city's future use. Former sections 500.060 — 500.090 derived from ord. no. 615 §§1 — 3, 5-12-1994; ord. no. 688 §§1 — 3, 5-12-1994; ord. no. 873 §§1 — 3, 3-25-1999. Former section 500.110 derived from ord. no. 615 §§5 — 6, 5-12-1994; ord. no. 688 §§5 — 6, 5-12-1994; ord. no. 873 §§5 — 6, 3-25-1999.
[R.O. 2014 §500.060; Ord. No. 1060 §§1 — 2, 2-12-2004; Ord. No. 1065 §1, 2-26-2004; Ord. No. 1255 §§1 — 2, 2-22-2007; Ord. No. 1480 §§1 — 2, 4-28-2011; Ord. No. 1576 §1, 2-28-2013]
A certain document, three (3) copies of which are on file in the office of the City Clerk and the City of Marshfield, Missouri, being marked and designated as the International Building Code, 2012 Edition, including Appendixes B, I, J, and K, as published by the International Code Council, is hereby adopted as the Building Code of the City of Marshfield, Missouri, for regulating and governing the conditions and maintenance of all property, buildings and structures; by providing the standards for supplied utilities and facilities and other physical things and conditions essential to ensure that structures are safe, sanitary and fit for occupation and use; and the condemnation of buildings and structures unfit for human occupancy and use and the demolition of such structures as herein provided; providing for the issuance of permits and collection of fees therefor; and each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of said Building Code on file in the office of the City of Marshfield, Missouri, are hereby referred to, adopted, and made a part hereof, as if fully set out in this Section, with the additions, insertions, deletions and changes, if any, prescribed in Subsection (B) of this Section.
The following sections are hereby revised:
Section 101.1. Insert: "City of Marshfield, Missouri."
Section 109.1. Insert: "Schedule A to Chapter 500 of this Code."
Section 1612.3. Insert: "City of Marshfield, Missouri."
Section 1612.3. Insert: "April 28, 2011."
Section 3412.2. Insert: "May 12, 1994."
[R.O. 2014 §500.100; Ord. No. 615 §4, 2-27-1992; Ord. No. 688 §4, 5-12-1994; Ord. No. 873 §4, 3-25-1999]
Except as may be specifically provided herein, no provisions for the existing Marshfield Zoning Ordinance pertaining to location, use or construction of buildings shall be nullified by provisions of this Code, but in any case, the most rigid requirements shall control the construction, equipment or location of the building or structure. Whenever State Statutes require the approval of special use group buildings, including among others, factories, schools and multi-family dwellings, the approval of such authority shall accompany the application for a permit as may be required.
The owner or agent of any building, structure, or premises where a violation of any provision or regulation of the International Building Code, 2012 Edition, has been committed or shall exist, or the lessee or tenant of an entire building or premises where such violation has been committed or shall exist, or the general agent, architect, builder, contractor, or any other person who commits, takes part in, or assists in any such violation shall be guilty of a misdemeanor which shall be punishable by a fine of not less than fifty dollars ($50.00) nor more than five hundred dollars ($500.00) for each and every day that such violation continues, and if the violation shall be willful, upon conviction thereof, the punishment shall be a fine of not less than one hundred dollars ($100.00) nor more than five hundred dollars ($500.00) for each and every day that such violation shall continue, or by imprisonment for ten (10) days for each and every day that such violation shall continue, or by both such fine and imprisonment at the discretion of the Marshfield Municipal Court. Any person who, having been served with an order to remove any violation, shall fail to comply with said order from which no timely appeal has been taken, within ten (10) days after such service, or shall continue to violate any provision under this Code in the respect named in such order, shall also be subject to a civil penalty of two hundred fifty dollars ($250.00) per day. The authorities of the City of Marshfield, Missouri, may, in addition to other remedies, institute any appropriate action or proceedings to prevent such unlawful erection, construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair, conversion, maintenance, use of demolition to restrain, correct or abate such violation, and to prevent the occupancy of any building, structure or land, or to prevent any act, conduct, business or use in or about such premises which is violative of the provisions of the International Building Code, 2012 Edition as adopted herein.