CITY OF CRANSTON
SAFETY SERVICES &
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
A Public Hearing will be heard before the Safety Services & Licenses Committee on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 6:30 p.m., Cranston Council Chambers, City Hall, 869 Park Avenue, City Hall, Cranston, R.I. pursuant to Section 3.12 of the Charter on the following proposed Ordinance.
Copies of all proposed Ordinances are available for public review at the City Clerk’s Office, Cranston Central Library and on the City website: cranstonri.com under calendar by clicking the Committee meeting date.
“Individuals requesting interpreter services for the deaf or hard of hearing must notify the City Clerk’s Office at 461-1000 ext. 3197 seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the hearing date.”
Christopher G. Paplauskas, Chair
Safety Services & Licenses Committee
Maria Medeiros Wall, JD
PROPOSED ORDINANCE NO. 6-18-02 IN AMENDMENT OF TITLE 8.08, OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF CRANSTON, 2005, ENTITLED ”FIRE PREVENTION CODE (Flammable or Explosive Storage Tanks)
It is ordained by the City Council of the City of Cranston as follows:
SECTION 1: Title 8.08 entitled “Fire Prevention Code” is hereby amended by adding thereto the following new section:
8.08.041 Flammable or Explosive Storage Tanks:
Effective July 1, 2018, no above ground or subsurface stationary storage tank with a capacity of 1000 gallons or more of flammable or explosive material shall be installed within 300 feet of residential property.
This provision shall not apply to replacement of tanks installed prior to July 1, 2018, unless the tanks have not been in active use for two years.
SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall take effect upon its final adoption.
Sponsored by Councilman Stycos