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Fire sprinkler codes reverts to 2006 version due to complexity of 2009 version

The city code regulating automatic sprinkler systems is going back to the 2006 standards, instead of...was missed, where those projects should have had sprinkler systems. Architect Rich Conneen advocated for micro-coding...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-04-11/fire-sprinkler-codes-reverts-2006-versi
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My turn: Fire sprinkler system prevents tragedy

...Fire sprinkler system prevents tragedy." Fire sprinkler systems are not sexy, and I doubt they have ever garnished...property - is the installation of automatic fire sprinkler systems. There has never been a multiple fatality in a building...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012108/opi_238615438.shtml
Old Anchorage apartments more susceptible to fire

...fire-code standards, KSKA reported.Fire investigator Brian Balega said some things could help prevent fires including sprinkler systems, building-wide fire alarms and attic fire breaks, also known as draft stops. Draft stops are plywood walls that...

http://juneauempire.com/weddings/2013-10-03/old-anchorage-apartments-more-suscep
Weddings
Vacant or Vital, Part III: What help is there for building renovators?

...to completely work around."Health and safety stuff is always going to have to be brought up," said Ford.New sprinkler systems are required, for instance. Hazards would have to be abated, fire codes met and a new electrical system would...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-04-11/gastineau-decision-awaited
Local
Fear of fires

...area to be equipped with full sprinkler systems. Mohrmann recommended the ordinance...fire hazard area do not have sprinkler systems, which Mohrmann said could...we're looking at, 18 have full sprinkler systems, 29 have partial sprinkler...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073006/loc_20060730003.shtml
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Many of Juneau's sprinklers uninspected

...financial ramifications. Buildings with certified sprinkler systems get a property tax break of 2.5 percent, he said...year, makes it important for people to get their sprinkler systems inspected, Etheridge explained. Systems in Juneau...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110805/loc_20051108010.shtml
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My turn: Fire sprinkler system prevents tragedy

...Fire sprinkler system prevents tragedy." Fire sprinkler systems are not sexy, and I doubt they have ever garnished...property - is the installation of automatic fire sprinkler systems. There has never been a multiple fatality in a building...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012108/opi_20080121005.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Fire sprinkler system prevents tragedy

...Fire sprinkler system prevents tragedy." Fire sprinkler systems are not sexy, and I doubt they have ever garnished...property - is the installation of automatic fire sprinkler systems. There has never been a multiple fatality in a building...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012108/opi_238615438.shtml
Opinion
Neighbors Digest

...on fire protection systems are required by state law to be completed by licensed professionals. Failure to have sprinkler systems inspected may result in a loss of property tax discount. It may also result in a loss of fire insurance discounts...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111006/nei_20061110010.shtml
Neighbors
Fire leaves 18 homeless

...the 1960s. The codes at that time did not mandate sprinkler systems, said Sara Boesser, the city's chief building...downtown Juneau's "high hazard" core area to install sprinkler systems. The burned apartment falls within that zone. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040607/loc_20070406028.shtml
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