City of Scranton, PA
Lackawanna County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Scranton as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Alarms and alarm systems — See Ch. 152.
Contractors — See Ch. 203.
Electrical standards — See Ch. 215.
Fees for reinspections — See Ch. 226, Art. X.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 243.
Heating and air-conditioning systems — See Ch. 290.
Mechanical standards — See Ch. 313.
Plumbing — See Ch. 345.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 360.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 423.
Article I Construction Standards

§ 187-1 Adoption of standards.

§ 187-2 Purpose.

§ 187-3 Amendments.

§ 187-4 Referral to Fire Prevention Bureau.

§ 187-5 Use of smoke detectors.

§ 187-6 Plans to bear signature and seal of registered architect or engineer.

§ 187-7 Permit fees.

§ 187-8 Demolition.

§ 187-9 Violations and penalties.

§ 187-10 Submission of plans to BOCA and Bureau of Licensing and Inspections.

§ 187-10.1 Requirements for building underwriters.

Article II Floodplain Management

§ 187-11 Applicability.

§ 187-12 Definitions.

§ 187-13 Structures.

§ 187-14 Design and construction standards.

§ 187-15 Mobile homes and mobile home parks in the designated floodplain districts.

§ 187-16 Existing structures in designated floodplain districts.

§ 187-17 Variances.

§ 187-18 Plan requirements.

§ 187-19 Review by County Conservation District.

§ 187-20 Additional permits requirements.

§ 187-21 Start of construction.

§ 187-22 Development which may endanger human life.

§ 187-23 Activities requiring special permits.

Article III Handicapped Accessibility

§ 187-24 Adoption.

§ 187-25 Definitions.

§ 187-26 Applicability.

§ 187-27 New buildings.

§ 187-28 Existing buildings.

§ 187-29 Exemption of certain dwellings and historical buildings.

§ 187-30 Evidence of compliance; approval required.

§ 187-31 Waivers and variances.

§ 187-32 Failure to obtain approval; stop-work order.

§ 187-33 Notice of violation.

§ 187-34 Appeal.

§ 187-35 Enforcement of orders; filing complaint.

§ 187-36 Violations and penalties.

Article IV Prepurchase Compliance Inspections

§ 187-37 Authorization to conduct inspections.

§ 187-38 Inspection fees.

§ 187-39 Report of inspection; liability of city.

Article V Requirements for Publicly Funded Residential Construction to Allow for Accessiblity and Occupancy by Disabled Persons

§ 187-40 Statement of intent.

§ 187-41 Applicability.

§ 187-42 Design requirements.

§ 187-43 Waiver of exterior disability accessibility requirements.

§ 187-44 Effect on other ordinances.

§ 187-45 Enforcement.