Just when you thought we’d gotten to the end of The Di Rimini code violation list, it’s time to tack on another. Apparently the owner not only chose to violate a city order forbidding occupancy of the building — word is that several tenants have already been moved in — but they have now been cited by the Indiana State Fire Marshal for violations of the 2008 Indiana Building Code. Four violations are listed, most seriously the failure to install a required sprinkler system in the building. They also did not install required fire separations, eliminated a fourth floor exit, and installed stairs with non-compliant width and rise. The following order has been posted on the building:
Criminally negligent or just seriously stupid, either way this developer is a piece of work. How do you think this saga will (or should) resolve?