Township of Teaneck, NJ
Bergen County
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[Ord. No. 3366, 8-10-1993, § 2.]
The purpose of this chapter is to provide modernized standards and regulations for the newest technology of fire alarm device, which by radio means actuates an alarm at Township fire headquarters.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
ALARM SYSTEM
Any mechanical or electrical device that is arranged, designed or used to signal the occurrence of smoke or fire.
SUBSTANTIALLY ALTERED OR REPLACED
As used herein, the "substantial alteration or substantial replacement" of an alarm system shall mean an expenditure in excess of $10,000.
[Ord. No. 3366, 8-10-1993, § 2.]
[Ord. No. 3366, 8-10-1993, § 2.]
Any alarm system that is required by the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code and Uniform Fire Code to transmit fire alarms to a centralized system at Fire Department headquarters, and which is either to be newly installed or substantially altered or replaced, shall be a radio master fire alarm box, whose brand, make and model will be determined by the public bidding process. Such radio fire alarm system shall transmit on a frequency and format to be determined by the Township Fire Chief.