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City of Frontenac, MO
St. Louis County
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Cross References — Fire department, ch. 205; buildings and building regulations, chs. 500 — 510; emergency alarm systems, ch. 625; false alarms generally, §220.130; following fire apparatus, §340.010; crossing fire hose, §340.020.
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Editor's Note — Ord. no. 2009-1608 §1, adopted September 23, 2009, repealed sections 210.010 — 210.060 dealing with the BOCA national fire prevention code. Former sections 210.010 — 210.060 derived from CC 1991 §§12-44 — 12-49; ord. no. 535 §§1--3, 6-10-1975; ord. no. 855 §1, 6-26-1990; ord. no. 94-1006 §§3, 5 — 7, 7-19-1994; ord. no. 2000-1154 §§1, 3 — 5, 1-25-2000.
[Ord. No. 2009-1608 §§1 — 2, 9-23-2009; Ord. No. 2016-1790 § 1, 6-21-2016]
A certain document, one (1) copy of which is on file in the office of the City Clerk of the City of Frontenac, being marked and designated as “The International Fire Code 2015 Edition” as published by the International Code Council be and is hereby adopted as the Fire Prevention Code of the City of Frontenac in the State of Missouri for the regulation and governing the safeguarding of life and property from fire and explosion hazards to life and property in occupancy of buildings and properties herein provided, and each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of said International Fire Code are hereby referred to, adopted and made a part hereof as if fully set out in this Article with additions, insertions, deletions and changes, if any, prescribed in Section 210.020 of this Article.
[Ord. No. 2009-1608 §§1 — 2, 9-23-2009; Ord. No. 2016-1790 § 1, 6-21-2016]
The International Fire Code, 2015 is amended by additions, deletions and changes including the changing of Chapters, Sections, Subsections and the addition of new Subsections and so that such amendments read as follows:
Section 101.1 Title.
The regulations contained herein shall be known as the "Fire Protection Code of the City of Frontenac, Missouri," hereinafter referred to as "this code."
Sections 101.2 through 101.5 shall remain unchanged from the code text.
SECTION 109 Violations.
109.1 and 109.2 shall remain unchanged from the code text.
109.3 Violations penalties.
Persons who shall violate a provision of this code or shall fail to comply with any of the requirements thereof or who shall erect, install, alter, repair or do work in violation of the approved construction documents or directive of the Fire Code Official, or of a permit or certificate used under provisions of this code, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be punishable as provided in Section 100.140 of the Municipal Code of the City of Frontenac.
Section 109.3.1 shall remain unchanged from the code text.
SECTION 111 Stop Work Order.
Sections 111.1 through 111.3 shall remain unchanged from the code text.
Section 111.4 Failure to comply.
Any person who shall continue any work after having been served a stop work order, except such work as that person is directed to perform to remove a violation or unsafe condition, shall be liable to a fine of not less than five hundred dollars ($500.00) or more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) for each day in violation of the stop work order.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
This Article shall be for the benefit of the City of St. Louis and any municipality or fire protection district within St. Louis County upon the enactment of a similar ordinance or legislation by the appropriate political subdivision thereof.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
This contract shall take effect and be in force from and after the passage and approval of a similar ordinance in the City of St. Louis or any of the municipalities and fire protection districts designated in Section 210.070 hereof, and to last for a period of not exceeding five (5) years from the date of the effective ordinances of the contracting Cities, municipalities or districts set forth in Section 210.070. The provisions of this Article hereof shall be automatically renewed upon the expiration of each five (5) year period unless the Board of Aldermen shall affirmatively elect not to renew such contract.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
This contract may be terminated at any time during its term on the passage of an ordinance so providing by the legislative body of any of those Cities, municipalities or fire protection districts designated in Section 210.070 hereof. Such termination shall take effect sixty (60) days from the date of service of a certified copy thereof.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
The consideration for this mutual fire protection agreement shall be the mutual agreement and service of the Fire Department of each of the Cities, municipalities and fire protection districts to each other for the protection of lives and property, and no compensation shall accrue or be paid by any municipality or fire protection district for the service of the fire department of another.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
The City of Frontenac Fire Department shall respond to fire alarms on call to the City of St. Louis or any of the municipalities and fire protection districts designated in Section 210.070, and the fire departments of the City of St. Louis and those municipalities and fire protection districts shall respond to fire alarms on call in any part of the City of Frontenac's jurisdiction.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
No City, municipality or fire protection district designated in Section 210.070, shall be liable by reason of its conduct to any firefighter, official, or employee of the other, nor shall any firefighter, official, or employee of any other City, municipality or fire protection district hereto be considered for any purpose a firefighter, official or employee of any City, municipality or fire protection district other than the one by which he or she is regularly employed.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
In case of loss or damage to the equipment of any City, municipality or fire protection district while responding to fire alarms, such a loss or damage shall be borne by the City, municipality or fire protection district owning such equipment or property.
[Ord. No. 768 §1, 1-12-1988]
No City, municipality or fire protection district shall be liable to the other for failure to respond to any call by the other of such City, municipalities or fire protection districts, or for the delay or negligence or mistake in receiving or responding to any call, nor shall the agreement be interpreted as being an agreement for the benefit of any third (3rd) person.