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TOMORROW! Join us for ‘Updates on Building and Trade Codes’ Public Meeting

February 6, 2020

HAGERSTOWN, MD (February 6, 2020) – The Washington County Division of Construction invites the public to attend a meeting tomorrow, Friday, February 7, 2020 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Washington County Free Library. This meeting will cover significant changes and answer any questions the public may have regarding the 2018 International Building and Trade Codes2017 National Electrical Code adoption, and Local Amendments.

To register for this meeting, please click the link below.

Implementation of the 2018 codes and local amendments will go into effect on March 1, 2020.

To view the local amendments, please visit the Division of Construction - Building & Trade Codes, Resolutions, and Ordinances on the Washington County Government website.

For additional information, please contact Washington County's Public Relations and Marketing Department at 240-313-2380 or