Chapter 9.12
BURNING PERMITS

Sections:

9.12.010    Permit required.

9.12.020    Application for permit.

9.12.030    Fire chief to adopt regulations.

9.12.010 Permit required.

It shall be unlawful for any person to start or kindle an open fire on any vacant lot, street, alley or public place within the city for the purpose of burning trash, rubbish or waste material, without a permit to do so. (Ord. 1213 § 1, 1947).

9.12.020 Application for permit.

Permits for burning, or for fires, as contemplated hereunder shall be issued by the chief of the fire department upon application made for the purpose. (Ord. 1213 § 2, 1947).

9.12.030 Fire chief to adopt regulations.

The chief of the fire department is hereby authorized to adopt regulations with respect to the issuance of such permits, providing, however, that the issuance thereof shall never absolve the permittee from common law or statutory liability for negligence arising from any burning or fire. (Ord. 1213 § 3, 1947).