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SDCI Presents on New ADU Code

Posted on Sep 6, 2019 in:
  • Industry Issues
  • Building Codes
  • Advocacy

The Seattle Department of Construction and Inspections (SDCI) presented the new Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Code to our members at the Seattle Builders Council (SBC) breakfast meeting on September 5.

The ADU presentation topics included:

  • Policy goals
  • Defining ADU and DADU
  • New ADU standards in single-family zones and multifamily zones

The new accessory dwelling unit reform legislation went into effect on August 8, 2019.

Contact Seattle Government Affairs Manager Aliesha Ruiz, 425.460.8204, with any questions.


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