Legal Aspects: Legal Aid as a Partner for Compliance
A review of techniques, services, and legal tools being used by the Legal Aid Society of Columbus to help residents and code enforcement officers (indirectly) address housing code violations, retalitory evictions and other issues facing local residents.
Emergency Vacate Procedures & Resources
An overview of some of the prevailing processes and procedures in place for identifying when to order a property/structure vacated of its occupants. Including a review of Uniform Relocation Act, local regulations/implementation issues and processes; and a review of possible partners like the American Red Cross for situations where large-scale evacuations are necessary.
Carbon Monoxide Safety
A presentation of the more common carbon monoxide safety elements/concerns that may come before local code officers.
Emerging Code Issues: Sustainability
A presentation introducing the emerging code enforcement/property maintenance issues related to the concept of Sustainability as its being encouraged in these modern times and community development and reinvestment.