(a) Local exterior sounding prohibited. The installation of local exterior burglary system-sounding devices shall not be permitted after January 1, 1996. Local exterior burglary system- sounding devices installed prior to January 1, 1996, shall not sound for a period exceeding 15 minutes. All existing exterior burglary system-sounding devices must be re-programmed to interior sounding devices on or before January 1, 2002.
(b) Automatic dialing devices. The use of automatic dialing devices is permitted, except that such devices shall not be set or programmed to dial “911,” the City Police Department or the City Fire Department.
(c) Required access to site. The City Police Department will only respond to a site once within a 24-hour period unless the is able to locate a key-holder who will provide police officers access to the site.
(1958 Code, § 137.04) (Ord. 70-6, passed 2-3-1970; recodified by Ord. 95-13, passed 8-7-1995; Ord. 95-21, passed 11-20-1995; Ord. 2000-33, passed 12-18-2000)