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NOTE - THE NOTED DISAPPROVED ITEMS MAY NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE LIST OF VIOLATIONS. THE DESIGNER IS TO CONDUCT A COMPLETE RE-REVIEW OF THE PLANS FOR ADDITIONAL VIOLATIONS OF THE STANDARD COMMENTS AND INCORRECT INFORMATION PRIOR TO RESUBMITTING.

 System plans must be picked up within 30 days. All system plans left longer than 30 days will be discarded as abandoned.

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES
00017 SPRUCE ST

Review DateStatusComment(s)
11/20/2013 FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) This project is: Goodwill/CSU 17 N Spruce St Remodel Change of Occupancy Date of Plans: 09/18/13 (no revision date on plans but reviewed 11/20/13) You can access our web site for the latest fire department plan review comments: 1. From www.pprbd.org, select PLAN REVIEW then FIND PLANS next COLORADO SPRINGS 2. Scroll down to the correct address. You may then select APPROVED/DISAPPROVED to view comments associated with that particular project.
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) REVISION: Revision Sequence: Second Scope of Revision: Address code review comments Date of Revision: CSFD Review date 11/20/13
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) CHANGE OF USE/OCCUPANCY It appears this project is a change of use or occupancy for this building. As such, the building must meet the current adopted fire code for its new use/occupancy.
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) IMPACT TO EXITING AND/OR FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS Egress components and fire protection systems that may be negatively impacted by yoru scope of work will be required to comply with the currently adopted fire code. As an example, if your work increases the occupant load of a space, the existing egress components will be required to comply with the requirements of the new occupant load.
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) CONSTRUCTION SPLICES You are strongly encouraged to have any splices that may occur during this project, reviewed by CSFD. Failure to do so, can result in coordination issues that could prevent a final inspection from being completed, thus delaying the issuance of a Certificate of Occupancy.
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) FIRE EXTINGUISHERS PLAN REVIEWS DO NOT INCLUDE REVIEW OF TYPE, SIZE OR PLACEMENT OF FIRE EXTINGUISHERS. Fire extinguisher type, size and placement shall be in accordance with the requirements of the currently adopted International Fire Code and the current edition of NFPA 10. The general fire extinguisher requirement for commercial structures is met with a typical dry chemical fire extinguisher with a minimum of 2A10BC rating. If there are special hazards in this building there may be requirements for specific or different fire extinguishers and this should be discussed with the reviewer at Colorado Springs Fire Department. If the owner and/or occupant wishes to deviate from the fire extinguisher listed above, please contact your inspector and/or plan reviewer early in the project to avoid delays at the time of final.
FYIATTENTION!!!!! PER ALTERNATIVE ANALYSIS: 1. ENTIRE BUILDING WILL BE CONSIDERED AN A-3 WITH B AND S-1 USES. 2. VOICE EVAC , MANUAL INITIATION AND SMOKE DETECTION THROUGHOUT REQUIRED. 3. FIRE COMMAND ROOM REQUIRED WITH TELEPHONES, HVAC CONTROL, CONTROL TO UNLOCK STAIRWAY DOORS, GRAPHIC MAP, EMERGENCY LIGHTING, EITHER THE FACP OR AN ANNUNCIATOR. 4. DOORS SERVING OL OF 50 OR MORE WILL BE EQUIPPED WITH PANIC HARDWARE AS WELL AS EXIT STAIR ENCLOSURES AND EXTERIOR EXIT DOORS.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) FIRE EXTINGUISHERS Fire Extinguishers shall be provided in accordance with Section 906 of the 2009 IFC. Install extinguishers in highly visible and accessible locations, never in a dead-end area, and always try to place them near an exit pathway or at an exit(s). Mount 4" off floor to a maximum of 5 ft. to the top of the fire ext. (HINT: About waist high is perfect.) "FIRE EXTINGUISHER" signs may need to be posted to properly identify where the units are located if they're not highly visible.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) ADDRESSING Address shall be posted on street addressed side of structure. Minimum 5" numbers with 1/2" stroke. Contrasting color to background. (2009 IFC 505.1)
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) ASSEMBLY OCCUPANCIES The following is a list of concerns to be aware of for Assembly Occupancies: Elevator Recall Operational Permits Fire Alarms with Voice Evacuation Crown Managers Fire Hydrants Fire Safety and Evacuation Plans Fire Lanes Fire Sprinkler and Standpipe Systems Door locking hardware Knox Box Interior and Decorative Finish Occupant Load Signs THIS COMMENT IS REGARDING THE "A" USE SPACES WITHIN THIS B OCCUPANCY
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) EXIT SIGNS AND EMERGENCY LIGHTING: Exit Signs and Emergency Lighting shall be in compliance with the adopted building and fire code. Paths of egress will be verified to be compliant, even if they are beyond the scope of work. If your scope of work impacts the means of egress, i.e. a new conference room - the path of egress beyond that scope of work will be verified to make sure occupants can safely egress the building.
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) LOCKING HARDWARE: All locking and latching devices shall comply with the requirements of the adopted building and fire code.
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS The following systems are present or required in this facility: --XX---Fire Alarm System - VOICE EVAC, FIRE COMMAND, COMPLETE DETECTION -----Water-Based Suppression System (fire sprinklers, standpipes, etc) -----Commercial Kitchen Hood Suppression System -----Special Hazard Extinguishing System Applicable Fire Protection System plans shall be submitted to the CSFD Construction Services office in the Regional Development Center.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) ELEVATOR RECALL If capable, Elevator recall is required to be provided, and it must be tied into the fire alarm systems as per code requirements. In facilties without a building fire alarm system, the smoke detectors for elevator recall shall be connected to a dedicated fire alarm system control unit that shall be designated as "Elevator Recall Control and Supervisory Panel" and this panel shall be located in a normally occupied location.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT 10) INSPECTIONS Due to the dynamic nature of inspectors schedules, PLEASE call your inspection requests in with ample time to allow scheduling. Please call 719-385-5982 Extension 2 to schedule all construction related inspection activities. When calling, please have your complete CSFD plan review number(s) ready for each inspection request. ( i.e. 20001234 - HM -2 or 20000012 - CN - 1) The CSFD Approved sets of plans are to be on site for all inspections.
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) DISAPPROVED ITEMS ADDRESSED The plans have been resubmitted and all the disapproved comments have been addressed and/or corrected as follows: 1. An alternative code anyalysis has been submitted and accepted by RBD as alternative to required sprinkler system. 2. IEBC is the applied code.
10/2/2013 AttentionThe architect is including a letter explaining the alternative means for the sprinkler requirement.
9/30/2013 FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) This project is: Goodwill CSU 17 N Spruce St Remodel and Change of Occupancy Date of Plans: 09/18/13 You can access our web site for the latest fire department plan review comments: 1. From www.pprbd.org, select PLAN REVIEW then FIND PLANS next COLORADO SPRINGS 2. Scroll down to the correct address. You may then select APPROVED/DISAPPROVED to view comments associated with that particular project.
Disapproved*****(STANDARD COMMENT 19) DISAPPROVED COMMENTS The following information and/or corrections are needed prior to completing a full plan review. Please respond, in writing on letterhead, to each of the following comments: 1. Fire Sprinkler system appears to be required 2. Code being applied must be called out 3. Hardware does not indicate panic hardware where it is required Also review the disapproved plans for additional written comments prior to submittal of new plans.
Disapproved(STANDARD COMMENT) TEMPORARY ADDRESS A temporary address has been assigned to these plans. CSFD will not approve the construction plans until the Regional Building Department Enumerations Office has assigned a permanent address to this facility, and has approved the construction plans.
Disapproved(STANDARD COMMENT) FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS Please indicate what fire protection systems, if any, this structure will be provided with. This must appear on your plan with the code summary of the structure.
Disapproved(STANDARD COMMENT) 'S' OCCUPANCIES Provide a detailed explanation of the exact types of work being done in this facility. Clearly state if there will be welding, or automotive repair within this facility. If there are hazardous materials used for this process, provide detailed information as is listed in our haz-mat HMMP requirements. Fill out and submit our "Hazardous Materials Permit Amount Certification Form." Your haz-mat must be under the exempt amounts for this facility to be considered as a S occupancy.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) CORRECTIONS All corrections and comments are to be submitted back to CSFD in writing, or provid submittal sheets/drawings, etc as requested, to complete the review. Corrections are not accepted over the phone, via fax or verbally.
Attention(STANDARD COMMENT) THE DISAPPROVED ITEMS MAY NOT CONSITITUE A COMPLETE LIST OF VIOLATIONS. IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE DESIGNER/ARCHITECT TO CONDUCT A COMPLETE RE-REVIEW OF THE PLANS FOR ADDITIONAL VIOLATIONS OF THE ADOPTED CODES/STANDARDS AND INCORRECT INFORMATION PRIO TO RESUBMITTING.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) RESUBMITTALS Re-reviews may be submitted back to the CSFD by direct submittal at the Construction Services counter, or through the Regional Building Department's routing system.


 

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