Contact Information
200 S. Spruce
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Mailing Address
Department 5005
P.O. Box 20,000
Grand Junction, CO 81502-5001

(970) 244-1631

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Adopted Codes and Regulations

IECC Energy Code Requirements

As of January 1, 2023, in compliance with House Bill 22-1362, Mesa County will begin enforcing the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code ("IECC").

2018 Adopted Ordinance 008(C) and Updated Fee Schedule

2019 Code Adoptions

Mesa County Building Department has adopted the following codes effective January 1, 2019 with full implementation by July 1, 2019.

 

 

Area Ground
Snow Load Non-Reducible

Wind Stagnation Pressure at
30 Ft. Ht.

Basic Wind Speed (residential only)

Grand Junction & surrounding area 30# 13 115
DeBeque 30# 13 115
Mesa 40# 13 115
Powderhorn 90# 17 115
Molina 40# 13 115
Plateau City 40# 13 115
Collbran 40# 13 115
Vega Area 70# 13 115
Mesa Lakes 100# 13 115
Little Park 30# 13 115
Glade Park Store & within a 2 mile radius 30# 13 115
Glade Park Area (other) Contact Building Dept. 13 115
Gateway 30# 13 115

 

Elevation Ground Snow Load Non- Reducible Wind Stagnation Pressure at
30 Ft. Ht.
Basic Wind Speed (residential only)
4,000-5,500 FT 30# 13 115
5,501-6,500 FT 40# 13 115
6,501-7,500 FT 50# 13 115
7,501-8,500 FT 70# 13 115
8,501-9,500 FT 90# 17 115
9,501-11,000 FT 100# 17 115