Fire Safety/Prevention Information

Fire Prevention Bureau
The fire prevention bureau is staffed by our fire marshal. The fire marshal’s office is located at the Public Safety Building, 40 Caswell St.  Second Floor. The fire marshal serves many functions including:

  • Communicates within the Fire Department
  • Enforce fire codes
  • Investigation of fire scenes
  • Inspect new construction smoke detectors
  • Oversee fire alarm panel
  • Perform residential smoke detector inspections
  • Issue permits for removal of tanks
  • Permits for retail LP gas storage
  • Permits for tents
  • Permits for commercial fireworks
  • Promotes fire safety awareness