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Section G309 Temporary Structures and Temporary Storage

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G309.1 Temporary Structures
Temporary structures shall be erected for a period of less than 180 days. Temporary structures shall be anchored to prevent flotation, collapse or lateral movement resulting from hydrostatic loads, including the effects of buoyancy, during conditions of the base flood. Fully enclosed temporary structures shall have flood openings that are in accordance with ASCE 24 to allow for the automatic entry and exit of floodwaters.
G309.2 Temporary Storage
Temporary storage includes storage of goods and materials for a period of fewer than 180 days. Stored materials shall not include hazardous materials.
G309.3 Floodway Encroachment
Temporary structures and temporary storage in floodways shall meet the requirements of Section G103.5.