Town of Falmouth, MA
Barnstable County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Falmouth Special Town Meeting 5-11-1971, Art. 6. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 95.
Each premises used as a dwelling or place of business shall maintain in a conspicuous place legible from the street that street number assigned to it by the Town Engineer, who shall assign such number upon application for and prior to issuance of a building permit, or upon request of the owner, occupant or any public official in case of existing buildings. Such numbers, with numerals at least three (3) inches high, shall be affixed by the owner within three (3) months of notification of assignment in the case of existing buildings. Any preexistent conflicting numbers shall be moved within the same time limit.
Any premises for which a building permit has been issued shall forthwith be identified by either a permanent street number, as above, or by a temporary number of comparable size and visibility.
This chapter shall be enforced by the Building Commissioner.
Whoever violates any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punished by a fine. For penalty, see Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article I, Penalties.