Damping the flames: Lack of resources, manpower delay crucial inspections

Damping the flames: Lack of resources, manpower delay crucial inspections

BY JOY WHITE

Journal Staff

Some business owners have noticed difficulty in scheduling or passing fire inspections for business licenses or occupancy permits.

A Journal source said she was told after construction was completed that her structure needed

a sprinkler system in each of its units, which caused significant delay in the opening of the business.

“They are giving us [business owners] problems, big time. They’re getting very hard on the people,” the source said.

In another instance brought to the Journal, the opening of a small boutique was delayed for several months as the owner had to re . . .

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