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  • Volume 1, Issue 1 – New NC Accessibility Code; How New Reqmts. Work; ANSI 604.5.1; 604.8.3; 604.9.3
  • Volume 1, Issue 2 – 2009 NCRC; NCBC 1007.3; NCAC Transition to ANSI; ANSI 502.2 Exc.; ANSI 3409
  • Volume 1, Issue 3 – 2009 NCBC 1104.4 Multilevel Bldgs; 2012 NCBC Press boxes + How to Use; 2012 ADA Stds – Effective Mar 2012; ANSI 1109 Swim Pools
  • Volume 2, Issue 1 - Use 2009 NCBC or 2010 ADA; ANSI 606.5 for Nursery, Daycare, K-3rd; Charter Sch + Elev; Unisex Toilet Additions; Evaluation Service Website Links
  • Volume 2, Issue 2 - ANSI 504.5 Stair Tread Marking; 2012 Bldg Codes; 2012 Enh. Reach Ranges; Submitting Alterations; Ext. Drs.; Detect. Warngs.; NCPC 403.6 Toilet Rms; ANSI 406.3 Curb Ramps; ANSI 505.10.3 Bottom Stair Handrail; 2010 ADA Stds + Vert. Grab Bar; 2012 NCRC/2012 NCEC; 2-Way Comm. at Ext. Assist Rescue; 200’ Parking Travel Distance
  • Volume 2, Issue 3 - NCBC 1007.2 Bldg Exits; NCBC 1105.1 Bldg Entrances; NCBC 1108.2.2 Bleacher Exits; NCBC 1103.2.9 Mezzanine Access; US Access Board Video Series on Sidewalks; NCBC 1105.9.2 DF vs. WC; ANSI 604.3.1 Bank Counters; 2012 Resid/Energy Codes; NCBC App E107.2 Signs; ANSI 604.5.1 Vert Grab Bar again
  • Volume 2, Issue 4 - 2012 Codes; EV Chrging Stns; NCBC 421.x Lic. Res. Care Fac.+ NCBC 1107.5.2; W/C Seating in Bleachers; PROW Guidelines; Signif. Ch. To A117.1 Std; Access. Pkt Bk; ANSI 502.6 Van Pkg Ht; DOI Eng Newsletter
  • Volume 2, Issue 5 - Readable 2012 NCBC Online Codes; NCBC 1108.2.1 Bars; ANSI 904 Reception Counters; FHA Violation; Online Web Interpretations; ANSI 504.3 Open Risers; Energy Code Training; ANSI 104.2 Construction Tolerance; NFPA Newsletters + Guides
  • Volume 2, Issue 6 - NCBC App. E105.4 Mailboxes; 09 ANSI 1109 Pool Lifts; 2012 NCBC 1104.4 Elevator Provisions; When Automatic Doors Required HUD LtrUSPSInfanger080520 – Mailbox Requirements per HUD
  • Volume 2, Issue 7 - New 2012 Mandatory Enforcement Date; NCBC 1104.4 Exc. 1 + Type A/b Units; US Access Bd Webinars; Recent USDOJ Actions; Rts-of-Way Comment Period; Occupancy Certificates; Accessible Prkg Signage Requirements
  • Volume 3, Issue 1 - 2012 NCBC 1007.8 – 2-Way Comm; USDOJ Latest on Pool Lifts; ANSI 606.6 Exposed Pipes; ANSI 406.7 Exc. Curb Ramp Landings; 2012 NCBC 1109.2.1 Aggregate Water Closets
  • Volume 3, Issue 2 - Automatic Dr Actuator Location; NCBC 1108.2.9 Access Bars; Recept Ctr Access; NCBC 1103.2.3 Exam Rm Lavs; Use 2012 NCBC or 2010 ADA?; Rinsing Shwrs at Pools; ¼” Constr Tol; App E107.2 Exit Signage; NCBC 3409.8.3 Stair Lifts; Interpretation Requests
  • StairLift Use in Alterations - NCBC 3409.8.3 Revision for the use of stair lifts in private clubs and religious entities in commercial building alterations.
  • Volume 3, Issue 3 - 2009 ANSI A117.1 Redux; Stair Lifts + Chair Lifts + Code Numbers; Due Diligence Reports + Research
  • FHA-01-2h-504Requirements - US Dept of HUD Reqmts for Compliance with Section 504 of Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and FHA of 1988
  • Volume 3, Issue 4 - Access Options: Lift, LULA, Elev or Ramp; Accessible Webinars; NCBC 3411.7 Upgrades; Adaptable Vanities; NCBC 3411.7 Disproportionalities; new NCDOI Website
  • Volume 4, Issue 1 - 2009 ANSI A117.1 – 2009 Standard and Commentary is now available
  • Volume 4, Issue 2 - High-Rise Evacuation for Persons with Disabilities Webinar (sponsored by NFPA e-Access)
  • Volume 4, Issue 3 - 36" vs 48"; Access to Churches; NCBC 1104 Exterior Path; PEV Charging Stations; ANSI 603.2.2 Door Swing + Clear Floor Area;; USDOJ/FHA Guidance on Reqmts; ANSI 604.9.3.1 Stall Access; ANSI 505.7 Handrails
  • Volume 4, Issue 4 - ANSI 404.3 Auto Doors; NCBC 1109.2 1 Family Restrooms; R-3 to B Occ Ch; Signage + Alternate Signage; Aging in Your Own Home; Transient Lodging + Hearing-Impaired; NCBC 425.x Lic'd Res Care Fac; NCBC 1106.2 Info for A/B Pkg; Curbs; ANSI Tbl 404 Errata; PEV; Route to 30" x 48" CFS
  • Volume 5, Issue 1 - Research ada.gov; BCC Mtgs Recorded; 48" Path of Travel; USDOJ Mediation Program; NCBC App E105.2 Laundramat; 2014 Public Swim Std; Grd 2 Braille Ref; Self-clsg Drs; Historic Railroad Car; New ADA Civil Penalties
  • Volume 5, Issue 2 - THs – NCRC or NCBC; MultiBldg Resid + Hist; NCBC 1107.6.2.2 EMT; Beach Quadraplexes; ANSI 603.2.2; Commentaries; 2019 NCBCodes; NCBC 3411.7 Path of Travel Reqmts.
  • Volume 6, Issue 1 - Rescind ANSI 504.5.1 Stair Marking; Web Interpretations; A/B Shwr Thresholds; 1/2" Thresholds; Zip Lines; Distribution of 5% Type A; USDOJ Hsg Lawsuit; Toilet Ptn Replacement; PEV Chrg Webinar.
  • Volume 6, Issue 2 - SB 734 Swimming Pools; USAccess Play Structures; AU Handouts; 48" Ext Path of Travel; ASTM Stds Development - AK50995 and Revision to F2959
  • Volume 7 – Issue 1 - Street, Rd + Hiway Curb Ramps; Bldg Access. Vs Elev Reqmt; Marked Crosswalks; 2012 NCBC Ch. 34 Transition to 2015 NCEBC; Detectable Warnings; Mailboxes (CBUs); USDOJ Restriping; Low Frequency Alarm Devices; ADA Barrier Removal Checklist
  • Volume 7, Issue 2 – Accessible units in Condos; Signage in Unisex Restrooms; USPS/NCDOI Mailbox Mounting Height for CBUs; ANSI 604.9.3 Self-Closing Doors
  • Volume 7, Issue 3 – Maneuvering; 2nd Flr Elevator Access; NCBC 1103.2.6 Constr Sites; 2009 ANSI – Safe Harbor?; USDOJ: Suppl. Adv. NPRM; USDOJ Access. Techn. Section
  • Volume 7, Issue 4 – Sgl Fam Dev Mailboxes/CBUs; ANSI 507.2 – Pkg Sign Hts; NCBC 1103.2.3 Nurses’ Stns; NCBC App. E105.3 Vending Machines
  • Volume 7, Issue 5 – Existing Dr Entrance Landings; Inspection of Single-Family CBUs; DF w/Water Bottle Fillers, Water Coolers; ANSI 503, Passenger Loading Zones
  • Volume 7, Issue 6 – Pool Gate Latch Mountg Ht; R2/R3 Trail/Greenway Link; NCDOI/OSFM Move; ANSI 403.3 + 405.2 Sidewalks + Ramps; ANSI 404.2.9 Door Surface; NCBC 907.5.2.3.3 Hotel Interconnecting Rooms