Glenview, Illinois Building Codes

Updated : 05/08/2024

Overview

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Residential Code (IRC), including appendices AA, AB, AC, AE, AF, with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-191 (adoption and amendments). Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Building Code (IBC), including appendix F, with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-192 (adoption and amendments). Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Building Code (IBC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-901 (adoption and amendments).

Helpful resources for Glenview, Illinois include the following.

Residential Building Code

Illinois has yet to adopt a statewide residential code. Local laws will control.See PLRB, Illinois Building Codes for more information on state level codes.

Glenview adopted the 2021 IRC, locally. Note that adoptions usually come with amendments. So, it is important to review those amendments in addition to the unamended model code.

You can find a copy of the model code here.

You can find information about amendments to the model code here.

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2018 IRC(Glenview, IL Sec. 18-191. - International Code Council (ICC) Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings adopted; amendments.)

...2018 edition of the ICC International Residential Code for One- and Two-Family Dwellings is hereby adopted with the following amendments: (1) Section R101.1 Title. Amended to read as follows: "These provisions shall be known as the Residential Code for...

Drip Edge

Drip Edge: yes

Ice Barrier

Are ice barriers required for Glenview ? Yes
Citation: Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-191 (amendments).
Municipal Code https://library.municode.com/il/glenview/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=MUCO_CH18BUBURE_ARTIIIBUCO_S18-191INCOCOICRECOOMIDWADAM
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Table R301.2(1) Climatic and Geographic Design Criteria. Amended to read as follows:

TABLE INSET:

Ground Snow Load 30 lbs/ft 2
Wind Design Speed (mph) 90 miles per hour
Wind Design Topographical effects 0
Seismic Design Category 0
Weathering Severe
Frost line depth 42 inches below grade
Termite Moderate to heavy
Winter Design Temp 97 ½%, 2°F
Ice Barrier Underlayment Required Yes
Flood Hazards N/A
Air Freezing Index 2,000
Mean Annual Temp 50 degrees Fahrenheit

 

Government Officials
Last Name First Name Title E-mail Phone Note
Brady Jeff Director of Community Development jeffb@glenview.il.us 847/904-4300

Comments

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Residential Code (IRC), including appendices AA, AB, AC, AE, AF, with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-191 (adoption and amendments).

 

Existing Buildings

Existing buildings, meaning buildings that were built in accordance to code at the time of construction, typically merit extra consideration in a current updated code.

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Building Code (IBC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-901 (adoption and amendments).

Commercial Building Code

Glenview adopted the 2021 IBC, locally. Note that adoptions usually come with amendments. So, it is important to review those amendments in addition to the unamended model code.

You can find a copy of the code here.You can find information about amendments to the model code here.

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See Muni. Code(Glenview, IL Municipal Code)

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Comments

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Building Code (IBC), including appendix F, with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-192 (adoption and amendments).

Existing Buildings

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Building Code (IBC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-901 (adoption and amendments).

Other Building Codes

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2020 National Electrical Code (NFPA 70), with amendments. Glenview, IL Muni. Code § 18-230 (adoption) and § 18-231 (amendments).

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Mechanical Code (IMC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-301 (adoption and amendments).

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the Illinois Plumbing Code. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-421 (adoption) and § 18-423 (amendments).

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-491 (adoption and amendments).

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-561 (adoption and amendments).

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Fuel Gas Code (IFGC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 18-562 (adoption and amendments).

Glenview, Illinois, adopted the 2021 International Fire Code (IFC), with amendments. Glenview, IL, Muni. Code § 34-201 (adoption and amendments).