Plano, TX Adopts Appendix L, 2015 International Fire Code
We were pleased to hear that FARS are now required in Plano, TX in the following occupancies:
- Any new building 5 or more stories in height
- Any new building with 2 or more floors below grade
- Any new building 500,000 square feet or more in size
The City of Plano Fire Department adopted Appendix L, the FARS code, with the 2015 Edition of the International Fire Code. It took effect April 1. Plano is located 20 miles northeast of Dallas, and with 269,800 residents, it is the ninth most populous city in the state.