The Fire Prevention Bureau falls under the direction of the Fire Marshal. There are four primary roles of the Fire Prevention Bureau; Plan Review, Inspections, Investigations, and Public Education.
The Fire Marshal works a Monday through Friday schedule and the hours vary.
The Fire Marshal reviews the following plan types for compliance with the adopted fire codes. Construction plans are reviewed in conjunction with the Inspection Department with building permits being issued by the building inspector.
Building plans for new commercial building and buildings undergoing a major remodel
Fire Alarm plans
The Fire Marshal conducts inspections and issues the following permits as required per city ordinance
Spraying or Dipping Operation
Explosive and Blasting Agents
Flammable and Combustible Liquids
Liquefied Petroleum Gases
State Required Inspections
Hotel/Motel/Bed & Breakfast
The Fire Marshal conducts investigations on fires that occur within our jurisdiction
Work with other investigative agencies
The Fire Prevention Bureau offers several educational opportunities