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Lincoln, Nebraska Building Codes

Building Codes References

Code TypeCode ModelAmendment Contact
Building/Dwelling CodeIBC 2009 with amendments (Lincoln Building Code, Title 20)Ron Rhetus, (402) 441-6451 or online
Structural CodeIBC 2009 with amendments (Lincoln Building Code, Title 20)Ron Rhetus, (402) 441-6451 or online
Plumbing CodeUPC 2009 with amendments (Lincoln Plumbing Code, Title 24)Bob Siemsen, (402) 441-6408 or online
Mechanical CodeIMC 2009 with amendments (Lincoln Heating, Ventilating and Cooling Code, Title 25)Merl Scott, (402) 441-6419 or online
Electrical CodeNEC 2008 with amendments (Lincoln Electrical Code, Title 23)Ed Bergstraesser, (402) 441-6414 or online
Accessibility CodeADAAG (Nebraska Accessibility Guidelines, 1991)Plans Division, State Fire Marshal, (402) 471-2027

Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ)

Authorities Having Jurisdiction are those government officials who are the final authority on questions in a particular area (or jurisdiction).
Jurisdictional AreaContact
StructuralMel Goddard
Chief Building Inspector
Phone: (402) 441-6423
Fax: (402) 441-8214
PlumbingRobert Siemsen
Chief Plumbing Inspector
Phone: (402) 441-6408
Fax: (402) 441-8214
MechanicalMerl Scott
Chief HVAC Inspector
Phone: (402) 441-6419
Fax: (402) 441-8214
ElectricalEd Bergstraesser
Chief Electrical Inspector
Phone: (402) 441-6414
Fax: (402) 441-8214
AccessibilityMel Goddard
Chief Building Inspector
Phone: (402) 441-6423
Fax: (402) 441-8214
Historic PreservationJohn Boies
Housing Supervisor
Phone: (402) 441-7785
Fax: (402) 441-8214
Fire MarshalBill Moody
Chief Fire Prevention Inspector
Phone: (402) 441-6437
Fax: (402) 441-8214
CivilRoger Figard
City Engineer
Phone: (402) 441-7711
Fax: (402) 441-6576
ZoningTerry Kathe
Zoning Coordinator
Phone: (402) 441-6447
Fax: (402) 441-6377
PlanningMarvin Krout
Planning Director
Phone: (402) 441-7491
Fax: (402) 441-6377
City AttorneyDana Roper
City Attorney
Phone: (402) 441-7281
Fax: (402) 441-8812
Public WorksPublic Works
Phone: (402) 441-7566
Fax: (402) 441-8609
Parks/RecreationLynn Johnson
Director of Parks and Recreation
Phone: (402) 441-8265
Fax: (402) 441-8706

Other Building Codes

Building codes are also available for these other Nebraska municipalities: