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A. Marking Lanes: The marking of fire lanes on private property, devoted to public use, shall be approved by the fire chief and the chief of police of the town.
B. Parking Prohibited: Parking of motor vehicles or otherwise obstructing fire lanes shall be prohibited at all times.
C. Location: Fire lanes and driveways shall be located so that all buildings served by them are accessible to fire equipment. (1984 Code § 13-216)
D. Specifications: The contractor or person in charge of any construction site for commercial, industrial, mercantile, educational, institutional, assembly, hotel, motel, multi-family dwelling, or manufactured home park occupancies shall provide and maintain an approved hard surfaced, all weather access fire lane, not less than twenty feet (20') in width, as shown on approved site plans. Such access lane shall be complete at such time that construction has progressed to completion of the first foundation. (1984 Code § 13-216; amd. 2002 Code)
E. Exception: Fire lanes required by this section shall not be required for sites whose structures total less than two thousand (2,000) square feet unless constituting or declared a high hazard occupancy by the fire chief. (1984 Code § 13-216)