Jan 3rd, 2018

Chesterton and Porter County win state approval for local CO ordinances

INDIANAPOLIS — Chesterton and Porter County won state approval Wednesday (Jan. 3) for local ordinances requiring carbon monoxide detectors be installed in newly constructed residences.

Following an extended debate over scrivener's errors in the ordinances, the Indiana Fire Prevention and Building Safety Commission ultimately concluded the local mandates do not conflict with the state building code and should be permitted to take effect.

>>> Read the full article by Dan Carden in the NWI Times here.