Last month, I attended NAHB’s midyear meeting in Miami and had the pleasure of sitting in on a presentation by Daniel Swift, president and CEO of Des Moines-based architecture group BSB Design.
Minnesota County wants to opt out of state building code
Residents want to reduce taxes, rules, and regulations
Mille Lacs County, Minn., commissioners want to opt out of the state building code. In 2008, the state passed a law prohibiting counties that had adopted the state building code to opt out of it, but many residents spoke “loud and clear” that they want the county to reduce its taxes, rules and regulations, a commissioner said.