Thursday, February 24, 2011

Explore Harford: Bel Air passes mandatory fire sprinkler law; town was lone holdout in Harford

"The town of Bel Air joined the rest of Harford County Tuesday in adopting requirements for fire suppression sprinklers in all new residential construction.

Several members of the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company attended a public hearing held during the town meeting to rally their support for a sprinkler requirement in the town's building code.

Ordinance No. 739-11, which amends the International Building Code to include requirements for the installation of sprinkler systems into all new single and double family dwelling construction, was approved 4-1 by the Board of Town Commissioners..."

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