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ORDINANCE NO. 172 <br />AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING A FIRE, PREVENTION CODE, A FIRE PREVENTION BUREAU, <br />ESTABLISHING TIT DUTIES OF TEE FIRE PREVENTION BUREAU AND ESTABLISHING THE <br />LICENSING OF BUSIITSSES DEALING WITfi FLAMABLE LIQUIDS AND AMENDING THE <br />MUNICIPAL CODE 0 TIT VILLAGE OF ELK GROVE VILLAGE OF 1961, <br />NOW3 THEREFOPti, BE IT ORDAINED by the President and Board of Trustees of the <br />Village of Els Grose Village, Cook County, Illinois: <br />Section 1. That Rection 6,010, Chapter 6, Fire Department, of the Municipal <br />Code of Elk Grove Village of 1.?61 is hereby repealed. <br />Section 2, T!,at Chapter 6, Firs Department, of the Municipal Code of Elk <br />Grore Villas of 1551 is horalry a ended by the addition of the following <br />sections which sh5.il read as follows; <br />Section 6,010 ADOPTION OF FIRE PP.EVENTION CODE RECO&YNDED BY THE NATIONAL <br />BOARD 0^ FIRE U;�IDERWR.TTERS. The Fire Prevention Code, other than the <br />provisions thereof re)ating to fees for licenses and permits and relating to <br />penalties, re-omaor'3d by the National Board of Fire Underwriters, 1960 Edition, <br />and subsequent ans r_dments thc-reto, adopted prior to the adoption of this Code, <br />is hereby adeptcd as the Fire Prsvention Code of the Village and is hereby <br />made a part of Viis Code, Three copies of such Fire Prevention Code and <br />amendments thereto have for more than the past fifteen days been, now are <br />and hereafter shall be kept on file in the office of the Village Clerk. Where <br />arjy provisions of such Fire Prevention Code are in conflict with the state law, <br />the provisions of this Code or other ordinances of the Village, the state law, <br />the provisions of thi Code and such Village ordinances shall prevail. <br />Section 6„011 ESTABLISHhENT AND DUTIES OF BUREAU OF FIRE PREVENTION. <br />A. The Fire Pre—,ention Cede shall be enforced by the Bureau of Fire Prevention <br />in the Fixe Department of the Villa.ge of Elk Grove Village which is hereby <br />established and which shall be operated under the supervision of the Chief of <br />the Fire Departmcni, <br />B. The Fire Chief shall be Chief of the Bureau of Fire Prevention, which <br />bureau shall consist of the Fire Chief, Superintendent of Building, and three <br />other members to be appointed by the Chief of the Bureau. <br />C. The Chief of the Fire Department may detail such members of the Fire <br />Department as inspect .-s as shall from time to time be necessary. The Chief <br />of the Fire Department may recommend to the corporate authorities of the Village <br />of Elk Grave Village the employ7�ent of technical inspectors. <br />Section 6.012 DEFINITIONS. Wherever the work "Municipality" is used in the <br />Fire Prevention Code, it shall be held to mean the Village of Elk Grove Village, <br />Section 6.013 PROHIBITION OF STORAGE AND LOCATION OF CERTAIN MATTER. <br />A. Storage of flammable liquids in outside aboveground tanks referred to in <br />Section 16.22a of the Fire Prevention Code is hereby prohibited. <br />B. New bulk plants for flammable liquids referred to in Section 16.51 of the <br />Fire Prevention Code are hereby prohibited. <br />C. Bulk storage of liquified petroleum gas referred to in Section 21.6a of <br />the Fire Prevention Cede is hereby prohibited. <br />D. Storage of explosives and blasting agents referred to in Section 12.6b of <br />the Fire Prevention Code is hereby prohibited. <br />Section 6.014 MODIFICATIONS. The Bureau of Fire Prevention shall have power to <br />modify any of the provisions of the Fire Prevention Code upon application in <br />writing by the owner or lessee, or his duly authorized agent, when there are <br />practical difficulties in the way of carrying out the strict letter of the Code, <br />provided that the spi_-it of the Code shall be observed, public safety secured, <br />and substantial justice done. The particulars of such modification when granted <br />or allowed and the decision of the Bureau of Fire Prevention shall be entered <br />upon the records of the department and a signed copy shall be furnished the <br />applicant. <br />Section 6,015 NEW MATERIALS OR PROCESSES WHICH MAY REQUIRE PERMITS. The Village <br />President, the Chief of the Fire Department and the Bureau of Fire Prevention shall <br />act as a commit`.ee to dstermine and specify, after giving affected persons an <br />opportunity t.o be heard, any r_.w materials, processes or occupancies, which <br />shall require pernits, in addition to those now enumerated in said Code. The <br />Chief of the Fire Departs nt shall post such list in a conspicuous place in <br />his office, and diotr-hi;te copies thereof to interested persons. <br />Ord., $172 <br />