President Obama Designates May 2014 as National Building Safety Month

President Barack Obama signed a proclamation stating: "we celebrate the dedicated professionals who keep our buildings secure, and we recommit to maintaining resilient, energy-efficient infrastructure."

Congressional Record

Building Safety Month recognized in Congressional Record, Friday, May 9, 2014.

2014 Proclamations

The International Code Council thanks jurisdictions across the nation that proclaim Building Safety Month. Each year, governors, mayors, county executives and other officials sign proclamations, official statements and letters of recognition. The list below reflects proclamations shared with the International Code Council by the listed jurisdictions.

Please forward a copy of your jurisdiction's proclamation to International Code Council Foundation Headquarters, 500 New Jersey Avenue, NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC 20001, or email us.

Download the 2014 Building Safety Month Proclamation in Word and PDF. For more information about how to secure a proclamation in your jurisdiction, view the Proclamation Guide.

State Proclamations