Structural Design

The following structural design criteria are used by City of Woodland. Your plans must be prepared to meet the following standards.

Seismic is now site specific. Contact Staff for information.
Minimum Basic Wind Speed 85 mph
Exposure B: Residential Buildings
Exposure B: Commercial Buildings
Live Load: 20 psf
Soil Bearing Pressure: 1,500 psf (without soils report)
Climate Zone: 12
Applicable Code Standards
       Technical Guidance Manual for Storm Water
       Construction and Demolition Ordinance
       Trash and Recycle Enclosures
       ADAAG Accessibility Guidelines
2010 California Building Code (CBC)
2010 California Plumbing Code (CPC)
2010 California Mechanical Code (CMC)
2010 California Electrical Code (CEC)
2010 California Residential Code (CRC)
Green Building Code
Uniform Housing Code
Swimming Pool Code
Uniform Security Code
Swimming Pool Code
City of Woodland Municipal Code

Contact Code Compliance at