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SOCICC - Minutes     
Wednesday, June 24, 2015

SOUTHERN OREGON CHAPTER
INTERNATIONAL CODE COUNCIL

 
~ MINUTES ~
June 24, 2015 /12:00 P.M.
Taprock NW Grill, 971 SE Sixth Street,
Grants Pass, OR 

 
 
I.  CALL TO ORDER- INTRODUCTIONS
* Members and guests in attendance:  Dennis Richey, Mark Stevens, Jay Stine, Tom Venzor, Ken Sandlin, and Jeremy Payne.

II.  APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 * Minutes from May 27, 2015
Jeremy made a motion to approve minutes.  Tom seconded the motion.

III.  EDUCATION COMPONENT OF THE MEETING
  * Guest speaker: Tammy Hopper, from Capital Lumber Distributor. The company she represents is located in Woodburn OR.  They offer building products for decking, siding, engineered wood products, lumber, timbers, and trim and molding. The focus of today’s meeting was to introduce “Boral True Exterior Trim”.  The product was introduced on the west coast about 2 years ago, and has been available for 10 years on the east coast.  Boral True Exterior is a coal fly ash by product.  This material is made of compressed coal ash and resins.  Boral is 70% recycled content.  It maintains stability from moisture and resists rot and termite attacks.  What is nice about this trim is that it does not grow, and is suitable for ground contact.
 
IV.  REPORT OF OFFICERS
* Treasurers Operating Report, given by Dennis.

V.  UNFINISHED BUSINESS
* May 8th- Mark gave a report on the recent outreach program “Ask an Inspector Event”, at Home Depot.
* June 16th- Members, Inspectors, Design Professionals, and Firemen attended a resent ICC Firestop Plan Review and Inspection Training Class, presented by, Brice Miller.  Brice gave an excellent presentation on fire stopping, and how if properly installed, prevents the fire from spreading, and suppresses flames, gasses, and smoke.
* Annual Business Meeting coming soon, August 20th, 21st….fun activities.

VI.  NEW BUSINESS
* None at this time.

VII. CORRESPONDANCE
* None at this time.

VIII. OPEN DISCUSSION
* None at this time.

IX. NEXT MEETING
* July 15th @ 12PM   -   1101 West Main St. Community Justice Building, Medford OR.

X. MEETING ADJOURNED
* Motion made to close the meeting, made by Tom and seconded by Jeremy.