[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Warren 8-20-1979 by Ord. No. 1248; amended in its entirety 12-12-1988 by Ord. No. 1491 (Ch. 7, Part 1B, of the 1997 Code of Ordinances). Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Fire service and assistance to volunteer fire companies in municipalities near or adjacent to the City of Warren may be carried out as provided through the mutual aid programs of fire departments in Warren County.
The assistance to areas outside the City of Warren shall be carried out in a manner determined by the Fire Chief of Warren City Fire Department and approved by the City Manager. Such assistance shall be for the purposes of fire suppression and/or communications related thereto.
When assistance as provided in § 46-2 of this chapter is carried out, the Fire Chief shall determine the extent to which apparatus, equipment and manpower of Warren City may be committed. The Fire Chief shall make such determination by keeping in mind the primary purpose of providing fire protection to the City of Warren.
No service by or through the Warren Fire Department's communication system and/or alarm systems shall be extended to any property, building or premises until an agreement between the owner or occupant of such property enters into a contract with the City as authorized and approved by Council. The compensation to be paid to the City for such services shall be as determined by Council from time to time.