HUNTSVILLE — After months of discussion, a proposal to end Scott County's opt-out of statewide building codes was unceremoniously rejected Monday, with a committee's decision to take no action on the issue.
Scott County Commission’s Community Development Committee declined to act on the issue of building codes, after the committee’s chairman suggested moving on.
“At this time, it would be my suggestion to not act on it and just leave it alone,” said Robin Newman, the 6th District county commissioner who chairs the committee. “At this point, I just don’t see the need to move further with it.”To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email email@example.com with the name and address to which your newspaper is mailed to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 423-569-6343.
The complete story can be found in the Feb. 9, 2017 print edition of the Independent Herald.