News report: Homebuilders fight zoning and code requirements which they say are unneccesary

Blog Post created by ryan.quinn Employee on Mar 17, 2010

A field advocates’ “tongue in cheek” statement explains how </span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; COLOR: black; LINE-HEIGHT: 115%; mso-fareast-font-family: &#39;Times New Roman&#39;; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">the homebuilders were organizing to fight new zoning and code requirements, including the installation of smoke detectors, because of the increased costs to homes (10%!).