SAM Council Election

The NFSA “SAM” Council consists of twelve (12) individuals and is a vital part of NFSA. There are four seats now available for three-­‐year terms through the end of 2022.

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New York City Council Calls for Review of Fire Protection in City’s Many Landmarks

Following is a link to an article sent to us by Chief Billy Goldfeder, a staunch fire sprinkler advocate, partner in life safety and former keynote speaker at our annual seminar. The article, entitled Notre-Dame Fire in Paris Forces New York City Council to Look at Own Landmarks, focuses on a review that has been called for by the chair of the City Council’s Fire and Emergency Management Committee to call for a review of the city’s inventory of historic and culturally significant buildings.

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Chicago Adopts 2018 IBC and International Existing Building Code

The Chicago City Council passed the Phase 2 Building Code Modernization Ordinance, making Chicago the 9th major jurisdiction in the United States to adopt the 2018 International Building Code and International Existing Building Code

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NFSA Board Chair Kent Mezaros at 2019 Atlantic Builders Convention

NFSA President Shane Ray offers his thoughts from attending the event

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