THE COMMON COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW RICHMOND DOES ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS:
Section 34-27 Shall be created to read as follows:
The Fire Chief shall be the Fire Inspector of the City of New Richmond and shall have the power to appoint one or more deputy Fire Inspectors and shall perform all duties required of the Fire Inspectors by the laws of the State and rules of the Wisconsin Administrative Code, particularly Section 101.14, Wis. Stats. While acting as Fire Inspector pursuant to Sec. 101.14 (2) Wis. Stats., the Fire Chief, or any officer of the Fire Department designated by the Fire Chief, shall have the right and authority to enter any building or upon any premise in the City of New Richmond at all reasonable hours for the purpose of making inspections or investigations which, under the provisions of this Code of Ordinances, he/she may deem necessary. Should the Fire Inspector find that any provisions of this Code relating to fire hazards and prevention of fires are being violated, or that a fire hazard exists which should be eliminated, it shall be his/her duty to give such directions for the abatement of such conditions as he shall deem necessary.
Section 34-56 Shall be amended to read as follows:
(a) There is hereby adopted Wisconsin Department of Safety and Public Services Chapter 314.
(b) Where DSPS 314 references other Wisconsin Codes/Laws and NFC (National Fire Codes), they shall apply.
(c) Where different provisions of DSPS 314 specify different requirements, the most restrictive shall govern.
This ordinance shall take effect immediately upon its passage and publication as provided by law.
Passed and approved: February 10, 2014
Published and effective: February 20, 2014
Fred Horne, Mayor
ATTEST: Tanya Reigel, City Clerk