The Fire Marshal Division provides services that are directed toward the protection of life
and property against fire. The division administers and enforces appropriate statutes,
ordinances and regulations as related to fire and explosion hazards; and fire prevention.
Furthermore, the division is responsible for all fire code enforcement, responding to
complaints of fire hazards and all plans review. The Fire Plan Review Unit provides
review of proposed businesses and multi-family dwellings. Furthermore,
the division must investigate reported fires and a thorough investigation must be completed
when criminal activity is suspected.
Fire Marshal Chief Joe McKinnon