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Building Safety Month is a public awareness campaign held annually in May to help citizens understand what it takes to create and sustain safe structures. The theme for 2019 is No Code. No Confidence. Founded by the International Code Council, this campaign is celebrated by jurisdictions worldwide because they understand the need for safe and sustainable structures where we live, work and play.
The campaign reinforces the need for adoption of:
As part of its participation, the City of Milwaukee Department of Neighborhood Services will offer a staff pop-up and provide reference materials on safety in the City Hall rotunda during the week of May 20-24, offer safety tips on Twitter @milwaukeeDNS, and provide additional outreach opportunities to the community during the month of May (see schedule below and check back often for updates).
Residents are encouraged to participate in local events to learn more about safety, services and programs provided by the department.
Learn more about Building Safety Month at buildingsafetymonth.org or join the conversation on social media at #BuildingSafety365.
See scehdule below or download a printable PDF event schedule.
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Get safety tips on Twitter @milwaukeeDNS. Join the conversation on social media at #BuildingSafety365.
Download the activity book and earn your certificate as a Junior Code Official.
Kids can get a FREE Junior Building Safety Inspector sticker and activity book by visiting our staffed event tables.
View 2019 Building Safety Month Proclamation
View 2018 Building Safety Month Proclamation
Mayor Barrett celebrates 2019 Building Safety Month with DNS staff.
Mayor Barrett celebrates Building Safety Month 2018 with DNS staff.
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