Construction Requirements Outside City Limits

ANY new construction in the Dixon Fire Protection District shall meet the requirements of the current California Building and Fire Codes.

Fire department access roads and driveways are to be twenty feet wide, have a clear height of thirteen feet-six inches, and are to be all weather hard surface. When the road is less than 300 feet in length the road can be reduced to a minimum of twelve feet in width. Turnarounds and turnabouts may be required (CFC, 2016, Sec. 503) and Appendix D.

Gates are to be approved prior to their installation. All electrically or mechanically operated gates shall have a KNOX keyway installed. Gates shall be installed at least thirty feet back from the roadway.