Reminders

City of St. Charles
OPEN FLAME REGULATIONS
2015 International Fire Code City ordinance section 205.060

 

St Charles city open flame regulations 2016.pdf
  • No grills or cooking devices are allowed on balconies, decks or inside garages.
  • Exception #3 for LP gas specifies that only one (1) pound cylinders are allowed.
  • Standard BBQ 20lb LP tanks are not allowed!

308.1.4 Open-flame cooking devices. Charcoal burners and other open-flame cooking devices shall not be operated on combustible balconies or within 10 feet (3048mm) of combustible construction.

Exceptions:

  • One- and two-family dwellings.
  • Where buildings, balconies and decks are protected by an automatic sprinkler system.
  • LP-gas cooking devices having LP-gas container with a water capacity not greater than 2 1/2 pounds [nominal 1 pound (0.454 kg) LP-gas capacity].

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PETS

  • All pets are subject to the City of St. Charles leash law at ALL times.
  • Pets should not be chained or tied in the front of any townhome or in a place where they might interfere with our neighbor's entry.
  • OWNERS are RESPONSIBLE for IMMEDIATE AND CONTINUOUS CLEAN UP AFTER THEIR ANIMALS.

 

 

 

NOISE

  • Try to remember your neighbor may not appreciate the sound vibrations of loud stereos or loud vehicular exhaust pipes.
  • Know who lives next to you. Respect their sleeping habits and those of their children.
  • Parties and late night activities must be controlled to minimize the disturbances of your neighbors.