[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Marlborough 12-30-1991 by Ord. No. 91-4096. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Before any blasting in the City of Marlborough may begin, all of the following rules and regulations must be followed:
Notification for nonmunicipal detail: Notify Fire Chief 24 hours in advance for nonmunicipal detail.
Notification of time frame: Notify Fire Chief of the time frame for blasting.
Pre-blast notification: Notify Fire Chief at least one hour prior to blasting.
Neighborhood notification: Ensure that the neighborhood is made aware of blasting time frame.
Mandatory use of warning system: Anyone blasting must use a warning system.
Neighborhood awareness of warning system: Ensure that the neighborhood is made aware of the warning system.
Seismograph use: Anyone blasting must use a seismograph or scale distance or pre-blast survey, or all three when necessary.
Proper coverage: Anyone blasting must use proper coverage for blasting.
Mandatory inspection; removal of debris: There must be an inspection of every blasting site and removal of all blasting debris, i.e., empty boxes, blasting caps, wires, etc.