Welcome to the Jones Township
Code Administration Page.
Building Permits & Sewage Permits
Jones Township, Elk County, administers and enforces the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code program for several neighboring municipalities in Elk, Cameron and McKean Counties. By entering into an inter-municipal agreements, we are able to provide a comprehensive building code inspection program for our local rural communities. Please click on the municipality your project will be located in for additional information and the proper Permit Applications.
The information below provides basic information on the PA Uniform Construction Code (UCC). For additional information and applications for: permits, building codes, inspections, fees, and other related local ordinances, please contact the Building Code Official, Mr. Russ Braun, at 814-929-5138.
Applicable Codes: The codes currently in use under the UCC are the 2009 International Codes issued by the International Code Council. These Codes can be viewed for free by clicking HERE FOR FREE CODES. No supplements to the 2009 codes have been adopted for use. The next code changes will occur in 2018 (when the next triennial versions of the I-Codes are adopted by state regulation). Click Here for more information. The UCC Code applies to all applicable projects as of July 1, 2004. This was the effective date of the Uniform Construction Code throughout the Commonwealth. To visit the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry's home page regarding the UCC, please click here to jump to the L&I link.
Jones Township is a member of the International Code Council
All codes, permit applications, and guidelines are subject to change. Please contact the Jones Township Office for information on your specific project at: 814-929-5138.