Joint Building Committee (JBC)
JBC meets regularly with the building officials from counties and municipalities in the Greater Orlando region. Our goal is to create and maintain a constructive dialogue to promote the timely exchange of information related to plans review, permitting and inspection processes. Field and construction supervisors of builder members are encouraged to participate.
Meetings: Bi-Monthly, Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 at 11:45am
Chair: Carl Brown, FDS EngineeringVice-Chair: James Penny, CKS Masonry & ConcreteClick here to find County & Municipal Building Reports from local building officials from May & June 2016.Local reports for July and August will be posted in October.
RSVP to our next meeting by emailing Adrianna@GreaterOrlandoBA.com
Bi-Monthly JBC Meeting Report
A summary of each JBC meeting is below.
News & Information
2016 Code Changes to the 5th Edition Building Code per HB 535 and SB 1602 effective July 1, 2016.
New Winter Garden exterior plaster/stucco requirement as of December 1, 2015
City of Maitland commercial building update (12.11.15)
Osceola County Land Development Code updated Tree Ordinance (11.16.15)
Get the updated Seminole County ePlan User Guide here.
Orange County has requested builders and designers to review the Weep Screed Detail and bring questions and copies to February 10th meeting.
The updated Florida Building Code went into effect on June 30, 2015. Orange County Building Official Alan Plante presented to JBC on the significant changes to the building code. Click here to find the summary of residential changes to the updated code.