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Monthly inspector meetings

10,000 Lakes ICC Chapter Meeting
See the 10K website for the business meeting schedule. The date and location of each meeting changes by the month, however, meetings are usually 9 a.m. to noon. Monthly business meetings are free to 10K members. (Monthly educational programs are also offered separately each month.) See the 10K Lakes website for detailed scheduling of business meetings and educational program offerings. Contact Mike Palm at michael.palm@ci.stpaul.mn.us for additional information.

Arrowhead Chapter ICC Chapter Meeting
Meetings are generally conducted the second Friday of every other month (except for February – due to conflict with other annual training programs). Meetings start at 9 a.m. and alternate locations between the Hermantown Public Safety Building and a location away from the immediate Duluth area. Cost for the meeting (including lunch) is $15 per person. All area inspection and construction related personnel are welcome. Contact Travis Cole, Grand Rapids building official, at (218) 326-7651 for more information TCole@Ci.Grand-Rapids.MN.US.

Carver County Area Inspectors Meeting
Second Monday of each month, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Meeting locations change monthly. Meetings are free and all area inspection personnel are welcome to attend. Meetings are coordinated by one of the local Carver County area inspection departments. Contact Mark Pistulka, Carver County building official, at (952) 448-5353 for additional information through April 2016 MPistulka@CityofCarver.com.

Central Minnesota Building and Fire Officials Meeting
First Wednesday of every month from 9 to 11 a.m. Meeting location is at the Pizza Ranch restaurant in Waite Park. There is no fee for meeting attendance, but attendees pay for their own food food. All area inspection and fire officials are welcome to attend. Contact Mike Post, St. Cloud fire marshal, at (320) 255-7284 for more information Michael.Post@Ci.StCloud.MN.US.

Dakota County Area Inspectors Meeting
First Wednesday of each month, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the Apple Valley Old Chicago. The fee is $8. All area inspection personnel are welcome to attend. Meeting programs are coordinated by one of the local Dakota County area inspection departments. Contact Dale Schoeppner at dschoeppner@cityofeagan.com for more information.

East Side (Metro) Area Inspectors Meeting
Second Wednesday of each month (no meeting in July and August). Host city and meeting location will vary by month but meeting times are generally 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lunch costs are up to each individual. All area inspection personnel are welcome to attend the meeting. Contact Andrew McLean, Cottage Grove building inspector, at (651) 458-2892 for more information AMcLean@Cottage-Grove.org.

Minnesota Building Permit Technicians Association Chapter Meetings
Regular association meetings are conducted at various locations, are free to members, and are typically the fourth Tuesday in the months of February, March, May, July and September. The ABM is normally in early December and an annual education day is conducted in the fall. The meeting schedule with locations is at www.mbpta.org. Meetings generally include a business meeting and a short educational offering with CE hours. The educational presenters are building officials, building inspectors, ICC representatives, state Construction Codes and Licensing Division staff, motivational speakers and others with relevant material. There are several membership categories and membership is open to individuals or to agencies. The typical member represents a Minnesota building code jurisdiction. Applications are available at www.mbpta.org. For more information contact MBPTA President, Katy Hauan, (763) 433-9833, khauan@cityoframsey.com.

Northwest Minnesota ICC Chapter Meeting
Meetings are generally conducted the first Friday of every other month (i.e., February, April, June, etc.). Meetings are at 9:30 a.m. at the American Legion in Detroit Lakes. Fee for the meeting (including lunch) is $15 per person. All area inspection personnel welcome to attend the meeting. Contact Lynn Timm, Alexandria building official, at (320) 759-3644 for additional information LTimm@REA-alp.com.

Riverbend Area Inspectors Meeting (Scott, Dakota, Rice and Carver County area inspectors)
Second Wednesday of each month, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the Mystic Lake Casino. The fee is approximately $13. All area inspection personnel are welcome to attend. Meetings are coordinated by a different city each year. Contact Robert Hutchins, Prior Lake building official, at (952) 447-9851 for more information. Alternate contact is Dave Kriesel, DKriesel@ShakopeeMN.gov, (952) 233-9333.

Southeast Minnesota Code Officials ICC Chapter Meeting (SEMCO)
First Wednesday, quarterly (March, June, September and December). Meetings are generally conducted at Old Country Buffet (1300 Salem Rd. Southwest) in Rochester and begin at 8:30 a.m. The business meeting and subsequent educational session are an all-day event. The fee is $20 each meeting. All persons working in the inspection, fire and construction industry are welcome to attend. Contact Brian Grudem, City of Rochester, at (507) 328-2623 or BGrudem@RochesterMN.gov for additional information.

Southwest Minnesota ICC Chapter Meeting
Meetings are generally conducted the third Wednesday of each odd number month (March, May, July, September and November) at 9 a.m. at the Redwood Falls Community Center. There is no regular meeting fee to attend. Lunch however, is held off-site at a local restaurant. Individuals are responsible for their own lunch. All area inspection personnel are welcome to attend the meeting. Contact Jason Spurgin, New Ulm building inspector, at (507) 359-8245 for more information Jason.Spurgin@Ci.New-Ulm.MN.US.

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