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The International Code Council passed a resoultion Sunday to require fire sprinklers in new single and two family  dwellings.The code will require homes built after January 1, 2011 to have fire sprinklers. It's been a long road for the IRC Fire Sprinkler Coalition, but there is still work to be done, now it has to be adopted by local governments. This is a great victory for homeowners and firemen. 

 

The Northbrook Village Board narrowly passed an ordinance this week that requires sprinklers to be installed in new single-family homes and townhouses. read more 

 

 

 

 

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