[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Braintree 5-18-2010 by Ord. No. 09-053. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Director of Municipal Licenses and Inspections shall, with the consent of the Mayor, appoint a Wire Inspector, pursuant to MGL c. 166, § 32. Said Inspector shall be a licensed electrician.
The Wire Inspector shall supervise every wire over or under streets or buildings in the Town and every wire within or supplied from buildings and structures subject to the provisions of MGL c. 143 and the State Building Code, except wires within a manufactured building or building component as defined in the State Building Code and inspected in accordance with rules and regulations promulgated by the State Board of Building Regulations and Standards.
The Wire Inspector shall notify the person owning or operating any such wire whenever its attachments, insulation, supports or appliances are improper or unsafe, or whenever the tags or marks thereof are insufficient or illegible, shall remove every wire not tagged or marked as hereinbefore required, and shall see that all laws and regulations relative to wires are strictly enforced.