Town of Nantucket, MA
Nantucket County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Special Town Meeting of the Town of Nantucket 5-29-1923 by Art. 6, approved 11-14-1923; amended 2-23-1927 STM by Art. 57, approved 8-4-1927. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 117-1 Determination of inclusion within Fire Districts.

[Amended 4-2-2016 ATM by Art. 61, approved 7-12-2016]
All buildings erected within the following zoning districts contained with Chapter 139 (Zoning) shall be deemed to be within the Fire District: Commercial Downtown, Residential Old Historic, Sconset Old Historic, Residential 1 and Sconset Residential 1, Residential 5 and 5L, Commercial Mid-Island, Residential Commercial, Residential Commercial 2, and Commercial Neighborhood.

§ 117-2 Noncombustible roof covering required.

Every building hereafter erected within the fire districts above mentioned shall have a noncombustible roof covering, and no roof shall hereafter be re-covered for more than 25% of its surface with other than noncombustible covering, and all roofs or part of a roof which shall cover an alteration, ell or extension shall be covered with noncombustible roof covering.

§ 117-3 Violations and penalties.

Any person violating either provision of the preceding section shall be liable to a fine of not more than $20.

§ 117-4 Applicability.

[Amended 4-2-2016 ATM by Art. 61, approved 7-12-2016]
This chapter shall apply to the property owner and any contractor, tenant or agent of the owner engaged in construction or repair of the roof of any building within the Fire District.