City of Amarillo hosting cookout in honor of Building Safety Month

City of Amarillo hosting cookout in honor of Building Safety Month

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - The City of Amarillo’s Building Safety Department will highlight International Building Safety Month at a cookout on May 18.

Officials from the city’s Building Safety Department will be present at the event to answer any questions about the city’s coding, permitting, planning inspection processes.

Amarillo Building Official Ishamel “Izzy” Rivera said the event is highlighting an issue that affects everyone.

“When our building safety and fire prevention experts inspect buildings and review construction plans to ensure code compliance, they held to ensure the places where you live, work and play are safe,” he said.

The cookout will be held at Home Depot at 2410 Georgia Street from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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