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Commercial Parking - Plan Review

 Plan ReviewNew Commercial Parking Lot Construction plan review will provide verification that project submitted meets design standards in accordance with state and city codes.

Examination of documents

The Plan Reviewer will examine each application for a permit and the accompanying documents, consisting of drawings, specifications, computations and additional data and shall ascertain by such examinations whether the construction indicated and described is in accordance with the requirements of the technical codes and all other pertinent laws or ordinances.

Approval of construction documents

The construction documents shall be approved, in writing or by stamp, as ?Reviewed for Code Compliance.? One set shall be retained by the building official. The other set shall be returned to the applicant, for their records and to be used during inspections.

Minimum plan review criteria for buildings

The following is considered the minimum criteria and documents needed for examination by a Plan Reviewer: a floor plan, site plan, foundation plan, floor/roof framing plan and all exterior elevations. All site and building plans shall be drawn to scale on minimum size plan sheets of 18 inches by 24 inches. Exceptions may be granted on a case by case basis by the building official or his designee.

For further information, refer to the Checklist for Plan Submittal or Commercial-Residential Review Guide.  For information on Accessible Parking Design Standards, refer to section 11-4.6 of the Florida Building Code.

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