March 11, 2015

BAM Codes Bill Passes House Commerce Committee

BAM Codes Bill Passes House Commerce Committee. Central Minnesota Builders Association President Craig Schoenberg, Schoenberg Construction, Inc., nails it with strong testimony. On Tuesday, March 10th, Rep. Theis moved HF539 as amended to the House Jobs Committee – this bill [Continue…]

March 04, 2015

2015 Legislative Priorities

2015 Policy Priorities: Codes. Warranties. Appraisals. Workforce Housing. Codes Prospective Relief Statutorily established code promulgations to occur no more regularly than every 6 years. Establish a 12-month implementation timeframe from official adoption to effective date for enforcement. This will give [Continue…]

December 18, 2014

2015 MN Building Code Effective Date Clarified

The Department of Labor & Industry has provided us the following clarification letter regarding the effective date of the new code. As you will see, the existing building code will apply to completed applications submitted prior to January 24, 2015. [Continue…]

December 17, 2014

Craig Skorr Named BAM Builder of the Year

We’re very pleased to announce that Craig Skorr, Skorr Construction was named Builders Association of MN Builder of the Year last evening at the BAM Holiday Party. This special honor recognizes the time, committment and dedication Craig gives to the [Continue…]