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  • For purposes of this Chapter, the applicable definitions contained in this Code and the following definitions shall apply:

    ESSENTIAL FACILITIES is defined as any building conforming to the definition of essential facilities as set forth in Chapter 2.

    FLEXIBLE DIAPHRAGMS is defined as roofs and floors such as those sheathed with plywood, wood decking (1-by or 2-by) or metal decks without concrete topping slabs.

    TILT-UP CONCRETE WALL is a form of precast concrete panel construction, where the panel is either cast at the construction site in a horizontal position, or offsite and, after curing, incorporated into the structure of the building, in a vertical position.

(Ord. 2016-0053 § 87, 2016; Ord. 2013-0048 § 81, 2013; Ord. 2007-0108 § 30 (part), 2007; Ord. 2002-0076 § 146, 2002: Ord. 99-0040 § 74 (part), 1999.)