The Fire Prevention responsibilities include:
Enforcement of all fire laws and ordinances
Issuance of fire safety permits
Investigation of all fires
Forwarding of appropriate reports to the state fire marshal
Education of the public regarding fire prevention topics and techniques
Management of in-service fire company inspections
Addressing of citizen complaints regarding fire safety issues
Approval of building plans relating to fire protection
Supervision of the permit fee schedule and associated inspections
The goal of the Fire Prevention Division is to coordinate townwide fire prevention and fire inspection programs in order to reduce the number of fires and resultant casualties, and reduce property damage.
For your convenience, Fire Prevention accepts MasterCard® and Visa® credit cards for permits and inspections.