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Ordinance Number 03-21

ORDINANCE NUMBER 03-21

AMENDING CHAPTER 31 OF THE MOUNTAIN IRON CITY CODE

THE CITY OF MOUNTAIN IRON HEREBY ORDAINS:

Section 1.             Amending Section 31.001.             Section 31.001 of the Mountain Iron City Code is hereby repealed and amended to read as follows:

  • 31.001 ESTABLISHED.

There is established in this City a Paid-On-Call Fire Department and First Responders (herein referred to as “the department”) consisting of a Chief, an Assistant Chief, Secretary/Financial Officer, Safety Officer, Training Officer, Apparatus/Maintenance Officer, Emergency Medical Services Director, Community Outreach Coordinator and the department not to exceed thirty five (35) members with thirty (30) firefighter and/or firefighter/First Responder positions and five (5) First Responder only positions.  See Standard Operating Guidelines for firefighter officers Position Analysis.

Section 2.             Amending Section 31.008.             Section 31.008 of the Mountain Iron City Code is hereby repealed and amended to read as follows:

  • 31.008 FIREFIGHTERS AND FIRST RESPONDERS.

Membership to the department shall be restricted to those who live within a radius of ten minutes of the fire hall. Membership must obey all traffic laws in response. The minimum age requirement shall be 18 years of age. The department’s active roster shall consist of a maximum of thirty (30) paid on call firefighter, firefighter/First Responder and five (5) First Responder only members.

Section 3.             Amending Section 31.008.             Section 31.008 of the Mountain Iron City Code is hereby repealed and amended to read as follows:

  • 31.011 MINIMUM PAY.

In computing compensation for fires and First Responder calls, one hour shall be considered as the minimum to be paid to any member.

Section 4.             Inconsistent Ordinances. All Ordinances or portions thereof inconsistent with this Ordinance shall be repealed and replaced with the provisions of this Ordinance.

Section 5.             Effective Date.   This Ordinance shall be effective in accordance with State Statute.

DULY ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL THIS 15th DAY OF NOVEMBER, 2021.

 

 

 

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Mayor Peggy Anderson

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City Administrator

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