On October 19, 2016, the Board of Directors adopted the 2015 editions of the International Building Code© and the International Fire Code© with an effective date of February 1, 2017. Any applications filed after the effective date will be evaluated under the new codes. All other local modifications adopted in prior years have been continued with these Ordinances. Copies of the new ordinances are posted on the District’s web page, Revised handout materials based on the new codes are also available.

No changes have been made to the fee structure. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact my office at 314.894.0420 ext. 1703.


Edwin M. Berkel, CFI

Fire Marshal


Copies of the new ordinances are available in PDF format and are listed below: