City of Melrose, MA
Middlesex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Aldermen of the City of Melrose 10-2-1979 by Ord. No. 20347 (Rev. Ords. 1989, § 4-4). Amendments noted where applicable.]
All private swimming pools shall be equipped with the following minimum safety rescue equipment located so as to be visible from the pool and readily accessible: a self-flotation ring buoy conforming to United States Coast Guard specifications, of at least 16 inches in diameter with at least 20 feet of lifeline cord attached, and a rescue pole at least 12 feet in length.