Knowledgebase-Abandoned or Suspended Construction

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Title:Abandoned or Suspended Construction
Summary:When construction on a residential structure fails inspection and the contractor chooses to walk away from the job, what action can the City take to have the structure either (1) removed, or (2) brought up to code and is the action against the contractor who pulled the permit and/or the property owner for which the contractor is employed?
Original Author:Broughton, Jeff
Product Create Date:12/20/2013
Last Reviewed on::06/30/2017
Subject:Construction--Laws and regulations--Tennessee; Contractors--Laws and regulations; Building permits; Building codes--Laws and regulations
Original Document: Oak Hill, abandoned or suspended construction.pdfOak Hill, abandoned or suspended construction.pdf

Reference Documents: Ordinance, slum clearance, Forest Hills (2).docxOrdinance, slum clearance, Forest Hills (2).docxOrdinance, Administrative hearing officer (AHO), Knoxville (2).docxOrdinance, Administrative hearing officer (AHO), Knoxville (2).docx

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