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Chicago Department of BuildingsCheck out today's newsletter for DOB's first quarter highlights and upcoming training opportunities. 0
Chicago Department of BuildingsNEWS: Plans are underway to introduce an amendment to the Building Code Scofflaw Ordinance this month, consolidating building lists/programs & updating criteria & inspection protocols to more effectively monitor buildings with serious violations. More: 1
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @chicagosmayor: Happy St. Patrick's Day Weekend, Chicago! ☘️   Although we didn’t gather, we were able to honor long-standing tradition… 520
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @NWSChicago: *Secure any lightweight/loose objects outdoors today, including tent structures.* Strong winds from south (strongest 1pm th… 25
Chicago Department of BuildingsHappy Women in Construction Week! We want to honor the women in our department, and in the local design and construction industry, who work hard each day to keep permits, inspections, trade licensing, and equitable economic development and opportunity moving forward. #wicweek2021 0
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @chicagosmayor: It wouldn't be a birthday if we didn't celebrate community—a quality that's so much a part of our essence. Organizations… 9
Chicago Department of BuildingsSMOKE DETECTORS SAVE LIVES which is why City Council last week passed an ordinance which now requires sealed-battery smoke alarms & increases fines for landlords that fail to do so, adding new safeguards for tenants and residents of older buildings. More: 0
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoBACP: Don't miss this week's FREE BACP Business Education webinars! Register: Wednesday at 3 PM: City I… 5
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoDPD: NEWS: The Neighborhood Opportunity Fund will open again for grant applications on Monday, March 8. Businesses across the So… 13
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @TheChiFirstLady: FLASHBACK => Even after this week's warm-up, Lori and I are thinking about the City workers who dedicated their time a… 7
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoOEMC: BE ALERT for falling ice from buildings and other structures. @ChicagoDOB 14
Chicago Department of BuildingsContinued cold temps with periods of slight warming contribute to ice accumulation. Building owners are responsible for monitoring potential hazards when their building starts to accumulate snow/ice. Building owners can take following steps to reduce risks caused by snow/ice 1/5 10
Chicago Department of BuildingsAs building types, configurations, and materials vary, @ChicagoDOB advises building owners to monitor the ​impact of a large accumulation of snow and ice on their building structures and contact a licensed professional to assess and evaluate any concerns related to the building. 1
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @CFDMedia: Chicago Fire Department partners with Home Depot to provide 98 cents smoke detectors starting February 19 thru February 21, 2… 35
Chicago Department of BuildingsOur inspectors are working hard to inspect all buildings with no heat during these extreme temperatures. If you are a tenant and you do not have heat, please contact @CHI311 and we will come and inspect as soon as possible. 4
Chicago Department of BuildingsCommissioner Beaudet and other City leaders at today's press conference highlighting all the ways the City provides support during times of extreme weather, including the enforcement of the Chicago Heat Ordinance by @ChicagoDOB. 1
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @chicagosmayor: It's chilly out there. A reminder: if you rent, your landlord has to keep the temperature above 68 degrees during the da… 61
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @ChicagoOEMC: Chicago’s City Hall (121 N. LaSalle St.) will be closed to the public on Wednesday, January 20 as a precautionary step to… 30
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @chicagosmayor: IN TWO HOURS: We're coming together to honor the lives lost to COVID-19 and mourn with communities across our country fo… 36
Chicago Department of BuildingsRT @chicagosmayor: These last few months have been some of the most challenging in our city's history, but if you want to know how we've ma… 24