Rantoul, Illinois Building Codes

Updated : 04/22/2024

Overview

Rantoul, IL has adopted the 2006 International Codes, with amendments, including the 2006 IRC and IBC. Rantoul, IL Muni. Codes § 10-142 (IRC adoption), § 10-143 (IRC amendments), § 10-112 (IBC adoption) and § 10-113 (IBC amendments). 

Helpful resources for Rantoul, 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.

Rantoul adopted the 2006 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(Rantoul, IL Sec. 10-142. - Adoption by reference.)

...village clerk, being marked and designated as the "International Residential Code," 2018 edition, and including only appendices A, B, C, E, G, H, J, K, L and P, as published by the International Code Council, be and is hereby adopted as the residential code (the "residential code") of the village, for regulating and governing the construction...

Drip Edge

Drip Edge: no

Ice Barrier

Are ice barriers required for Rantoul ? No
Citation: § 10-143
Municipal Code https://library.municode.com/il/rantoul/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=COOR_CH10BUBURE_ARTIVRECO_S10-143ADAMINDE
Comments:

Table R301.2(1). Insert TABLE R301.2(1) CLIMATIC AND GEOGRAPHIC DESIGN CRITERIA: The following criteria as set forth below:

Ground snow load: 20

Wind speed (mph): 90

Seismic design category: B

Subject to damage from:

Weathering: Severe

Front line depth: 36 inches

Termite: Moderate to Heavy

Decay: Slight to Moderate

Winter design temp.: -4

ICE barrier underlayment required: No

Flood hazards: None

Air freezing index: 1,500 or less

Mean annual temp.: 52

Government Officials
Last Name First Name Title E-mail Phone Note
Morgan Scott Building Safety Manager 217/892-6826

Comments

Rantoul, IL has adopted the 2006 IRC including appendices A, B, C, E, G, H, J, K, L and P. 

 

 

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.

Rantoul, IL has adopted the 2006 IRC including appendix J. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-142.

Commercial Building Code

Rantoul adopted the 2006 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(Rantoul, IL Municipal Code)

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Comments

Rantoul, IL has adopted the 2006 IBC including appendices F, G, H, I and J. 

Existing Buildings

Rantoul, IL did not adopt the IEBC, therefore Chapter 34 of the IBC would apply.

 

 

Other Building Codes

Rantoul, IL also adopted the following codes:

2006 International Mechanical Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-172.

Illinois State Plumbing Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-202.

2006 International Electrical Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-234.

2006 International Fire Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-266.

2006 International Fuel Gas Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-300.

2006 International Energy Conservation Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-323.

2006 International Wildland-Urban Interface Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-354.

2006 International Property Maintenance Code. Rantoul, IL Muni. Code § 10-386.