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Property Maintenance and Preservation Code of the City of Virginia, MN

The Property Maintenance And Preservation Code Of The City Of Virginia, Minnesota is a code that regulates the minimum maintenance requirements for existing buildings. This is a maintenance document intended to establish minimum maintenance standards for basic equipment, light, ventilation, heating, sanitation and fire safety. Responsibility is fixed among owners, operators and occupants for code compliance. The Property Maintenance And Preservation Code Of The City Of Virginia, Minnesota provides for the regulation and safe use of existing structures in the interest of the social and economic welfare of the community. 

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The following is a section by section synopsis of the scope and intent of the provisions of the Property Maintenance and Preservation Code of the City of Virginia, Minnesota:

Sections  Subjects 
21.01-21.13            Administration 
21.14-21.15 Definitions 
21.16-21.24 General Requirements 
21.25-21.28 Light, Ventilation and Occupancy Limitations
21.29-21.35 Plumbing Facilities and Fire Requirements 
21.36-21.42  Mechanical and Electrical Requirements
21.43-21.46  Fire Safety Requirements


Enforcement of the VPMC begins January 1, 2017.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the City of Virginia at (218) 748-7500.