The Vermont Statutes Online
Subchapter 023 : FIRE DEPARTMENT(Cite as: 24 App. V.S.A. ch. 9, § 23.09)
§ 9-23.9. Emergency powers
Whenever any building in the City shall be on fire it shall be lawful for the Chief Engineer of the Fire Department or any officer in charge of said Department, in their discretion, to order any building or part thereof not on fire but which they may deem hazardous and likely to communicate fire to other buildings to be pulled down or destroyed.