Town of Schodack, NY
Rensselaer County
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A. 
Any and all sprinkler systems installed in residences, multiple dwellings and commercial buildings (i.e., any and all buildings) shall meet the requirements of the following:
(1) 
The latest version of New York State Department of Health State Sanitary Code.
(2) 
The latest version of National Fire Protection Association Standards for Installation of Sprinkler Systems (Bulletin 13).
(3) 
New York State Building Code.
B. 
The Department shall require the furnishing of detailed drawings showing the proposed installation and to approve or disapprove the type of valving to be installed on such a system and to inspect by its own forces or duly authorized representatives any such installation past, present or future.
C. 
The applicant will furnish "as-built" drawings of these facilities to the Department and the Fire Department that provides protection to the applicant's facilities.
A. 
Any and all private water supply distribution systems installed within the town equipped with hydrants for fire protection shall conform to the requirements of the following:
(1) 
The latest version of New York State Water Resources Commission Rules and Regulations Governing Water Supply Applications.
(2) 
New York Fire Insurance Rating Organization.
(3) 
Type of hydrants shall be in accordance with town specifications.
B. 
Detailed plans and drawings of any and all such installations shall be furnished for the approval of the Department before any permit to allow installation or to build shall be issued. Inspection of the installation during construction to guarantee compliance will be performed by the Department, or any other regulatory body having jurisdiction over said installation, and "as-built" drawings will be furnished to both the Department and the Fire District that provides protection to the applicant's facilities.
C. 
The Department reserves the right to require any sprinkler system installation or any hydrant system installation installed prior to the date of this Town Code to be brought up to the standards referred to at any time.
Water for contractors, builders and other temporary purposes (§ 175-10B) will be billed for such privilege, according to the metered usage. The willful waste of water under temporary permits shall constitute a violation of this Town Code, and the Department may cancel such permit.