CHAPTER VII. FIRE

 


ARTICLE 1. FIRE DEPARTMENT. 1

7-101. City fire department established. 1

7-102. Volunteers. 1

7-103. Supervision: chief. 1

7-104. Chief; responsibility. 1

7-105. Chief; powers. 1

7-106. Chief; records. 1

7-107. Chief; duties. 2

7-108. Assistant chief. 2

7-109. Right-of-way; apparatus and equipment. 2

7-110. Drive over fire hose. 2

7-111. Fire hydrant. 2

7-112. Unlawful alarm. 2

7-113. Fire apparatus, equipment; private use. 2

7-114. Selection of chief, assistant chief, trustees. 3

7-115. Penalty. 3

7-116. Joint Chase County Fire District. 3

ARTICLE 2. FIRE LIMITS. 4

7-201. Fire limits. 4

7-202. Buildings; fire limits. 4

7-203. Frame buildings; temporary. 4

7-204. Frame buildings. 4

7-205. Buildings; damaged by fire. 4

7-206. Buildings erected in fire limits. 5

7-207. Buildings; exceptions where separation provided. 5

7-208. Penalty. 5

ARTICLE 3. FIRE PREVENTION.. 6

7-301. Incorporation by reference. 6

7-302. Fire chief; inspections. 6

7-303. Burning; city limits. 6

7-304. Disposal of rubbish, trash, ashes and combustible material. 6

7-305. Penalty. 7

ARTICLE 4. STORAGE OF FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS  8

7-401. Kerosene, coal oil. 8

7-402. Stored in buildings. 8

7-403. Stored on premises. 8

7-404. Location; vent, fill pipes. 8

7-405. Storage of flammable liquids. 8

7-406. Aboveground tanks. 8

7-407. Flammable liquids; handled. 9

7-408. Exceptions. 9

7-409. Approval of plans. 9

7-410. Fire limits. 9

7-411. Penalty. 9

ARTICLE 5. FIREWORKS. 10

7-501. Fireworks defined. 10

7-502. Fireworks prohibited. 10

7-503. Same; exceptions, discharges. 10

7-504. Same; exception, sale of fireworks. 10

7-505. Permit for sale of fireworks required; fee, issuance. 11

7-506. Permit for public fireworks display required. 11

7-507. Approved fireworks; bottle rockets prohibited. 11

7-508. Discharge on streets and public property prohibited. 12

7-509. Throwing prohibited. 12

7-510. Sale of fireworks; where prohibited. 12

7-511. Retail display of fireworks. 12

7-512. Fire extinguishers required. 12

7-513. Restrictions as to gasoline installations. 12

7-514. Authority of fire chief. 13

7-515. Penalties. 13

ARTICLE 6. FIRE ALARM SYSTEMS. 14

7-601. Definitions. 14

7-602. Regulations; requirements; duties; unlawful acts. 14

7-603. False alarms; fees required. 14