Construction Management Site Plan Requirements

Construction Management Site Plan

The CMSP is intended to validate that planning, systems, and processes are in place to establish a safe construction site and to adequately ensure an effective and safe fire department response in the event of an emergency.  The requirement for a CMSP is not just limited to large scale projects and developments but is a crucial requirement for any project with new construction that may require emergency services while construction is underway.   

A typical CMSP provides, at a minimum, an overview of the construction scope and site- taking into account phasing, logistics, traffic management, site access, building access, temporary fire protection measures, fire safety, and hazard mitigation in and around the project site.

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Construction Management Site Plan

A CMSP is required in the following situations: 

  1. New buildings and additions that meet one of the following criteria:
    • The area of new construction is greater than 20,000sf on all levels.
    • The building or addition exceeds 3 stories or 30ft in height.
    • A fire sprinkler and/or standpipe system is required.
    • On-site fire access is required (temporary or permanent fire lanes). 
    • On-site fire hydrant(s) are required. 
  2. International Residential Code (IRC) developments exceeding 4 dwelling units (includes one and two-family dwellings and townhouses). 

  3. When otherwise required by the Fire District.

  4. A CMSP is not required for interior remodels, renovations, or tenant improvement projects conducted entirely within the envelope of an existing building except when required by the Fire District.

Large and more complex developments may require multiple plans to address various phases of construction.  A CMSP shall rely on a combination of the following to convey the necessary information:

  1. A site plan that locates, identifies, and describes all necessary components of the plan.  
  2. Written information, procedures, and instructions that describe elements of the plan in further detail. 

CMSP Checklist

 

The CMSP shall be submitted and approved by the Fire District before the Fire District will release any permits for construction.  

Click this Email Link to submit by email for a courtesy Construction management Site Plan review & approval.

EXAMPLES:

Life Safety Links

Fees

General Fees

Community Education Fees

New Construction Fees

Operational Permits and Misc. Fees

Records Fees

Tenant Improvement Fees

Construction & Building Services

Plan Review Submittal Process

Plan Review Status

Fire Codes

Fire Alarms Sprinkler Permitting

Fire Alarm System Reduction or Removal Process

Fire Life Safety Site Plan Submittal

Construction Management Site Plan Requirements

Schedule a Construction Inspection

Knox Box

Construction Permit Applications

Access Control Permit Application

Carbon Dioxide System Permit Application

Fire Alarm Control Panel (Dialer) Permit Application

Fire Alarm Permit Application

Fire Suppression Permit Application

Kitchen Hood Suppression System Permit Application

Medical Gas Install Permit Application

New Building/Core and Shell Permit Application

Photovoltaic Permit Application

Radio Amplification System Permit Application

Revised Drawing Application

Tenant Finish/Improvement Permit Application

Underground Fire Line Permit Application

Code Compliance

Code Compliance

Annual Code Compliance Building Inspections

Operational Permits

Hazardous Materials

Workplace Fire Safety and Extinguisher Training

Evacuation Drill Witness

State Safety Inspection

Community Education

Community Education

Car Seat Checks

CPR / AED First-Aid Classes

Family Fire Muster

Home Safety

Youth Fire Setting

Kids Club

School Programs

Senior Citizen Programs

Personal Emergency Preparedness Tips

Community Involvement

Community Involvement

Service Hours Donations

Safety Events Family Fire Muster

Fire Station Tours and Fire Engine Visit

Community Risk Reduction

Community Risk Reduction

Risk Management Map

Wildfire Safety

Seal of Approval

Food Truck Safety Guidelines

Residential Info & Programs

Residential Info and Programs

Current Burn Restrictions

BBQ Fire Pit Regulations

Request a Fire Report

Low Cost Smoke and CO Alarms

 

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