Town Code, a residential or business street address must be posted in
numbers no less than 3’’ in height and no more than 5’’ in height.
addresses must be visible from the street on which the structure is
At Monday night’s
Town Council meeting, Fire Chief Mike Orlich announced that his firefighters
are beginning an address survey of residential neighborhoods and business
districts to ensure that posted addresses are in compliance with Town Code.
The goal is not to
fine violators, although violations are subject to a fine, Orlich said.
Instead, the CFD’s mission is to increase public safety. Unposted or
unreadable street addresses “makes it hard for responders in an emergency.”