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    November 2017 Program - Minnesota Building Codes

    November 13, 2017
    11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
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    International Market Square, Studio 185
    275 Market St
    Minneapolis, MN 55405


    Minnesota Building Codes

    Panel Discussion & Lunch catered by D'Amico

    International Market Square
    Studio 185

    November 13, 2017
    11:00 am - 1:30 pm

     Parking is available in the adjacent parking lot.


    11:00 am - 11:30 am / Registration & Socializing

    11:30 am - 12:00 pm / Lunch & Chapter Business Meeting

    12:00 am - 1:30 pm / Program Presentation

    • This is our annual Dunwoody Institute student event and we are looking foward to extending a warm welcome to these emerging industry members. 

    • Please bring your building code questions with you written on 3” x 5” cards - the speaker will answer as many questions as time will allow. 


    Registration Deadline:  Wednesday, November 8 


    Gregory Metz - Education Coordinator, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry Construction Codes and Licensing.

    Greg Metz has been the Education Coordinator with the Education, Rules, and Code Development Unit of CCLD since November 2015.  He has 30 years of experience as an architect, was first licensed on Guam, and has been licensed in Minnesota since 1998. He served as a managing architect and construction administrator on multiple historic restoration projects for BKV Group in Minneapolis, specializing in adaptive re-use to multi-family housing.  Today, he prepares and presents educational programs for construction professionals and coordinates continuing education presentations for state subject matter experts.  He has a B.A in Architecture from Iowa State University and a Masters of Architecture from California State Polytechnic University.  His public service work includes two years as an accessibility specialist for Los Angeles County Schools, three years as a civilian architect working for the U.S. Marine Corps on Okinawa, and four years as a building inspector/ commercial plan reviewer for the City of Plymouth, Minnesota.


    Familiarize construction specifiers with the Minnesota State Building Code, the code adoption process and how they can get involved, and review common problems and oversights.

    -  How Model Codes become State Code
    -  Overview of the Minnesota State Building Code
    -  Common Code Issues
    -  Q & A


    CSI-MSP Member = $0
    Non-Member Student = $25.00

    Non-Member/Guest = $45.00


    From the West:
    Take I-394 East to Penn Avenue North, take a left on Penn. Follow to Cedar Lake Road and take a right. Follow to Glenwood and take a right. Follow ½ mile to IMS and take a left into the entrance.

    From the North:
    Take I-94 East to exit 230 (4th Street, 7 Street, Hwy 55). Bear right (the sign will say 7th Street and Hwy 55) then continue straight. Road becomes Lyndale Avenue southbound; follow to Glenwood and take a right. Take an immediate right into IMS entrance.

    From the East 
    Take I-94 West, through the tunnel, and take the Highway 55/Olson Memorial Highway exit (exit 230). Stay to the left lane; turn left on Highway 55, and then take an immediate left onto Lyndale Avenue. Go one block to Glenwood, take a right, then take the first right into the IMS entrance.

    From the South:
    Follow Lyndale Avenue North to Glenwood; take a right. Travel one block to the IMS entrance and take a right. Or, take I-35W to 94 West to Lyndale Avenue North, follow to Glenwood and take a left, then a right into the IMS entrance.

    From the Southwest:
    Take Highway 100 North to Glenwood Avenue. Take a left on Glenwood and head east toward downtown. Just before Lyndale Avenue, take a left into the IMS entrance.

    From Downtown Minneapolis:
    Take 7th Street North just past the Target Center and take the first left (just beyond the Target Center parking ramp onto 3rd Avenue, which becomes Glenwood Avenue. Follow to IMS and take a right into the entrance. Or, take 11th Street North, cross 1st Avenue, and the road will become 12th Street. Follow to Glenwood and take a left. Cross under I-94 and take the first right into the IMS entrance.


    1 HSW-SD Credit applied for




    $0.00 CSI-MSP Member

    $45.00 Non-Member/Guest

    $25.00 Non-Member Student

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