Code Enforcement and Inspections

The Fire Prevention Office conducts the following inspections:

* Annual inspections of all buildings holding flammable storage permits
* Inspections of all new oil burner/tank installations
* New propane installations
* Bi-annual inspections of all tank trucks registered in town
* Removal of any underground storage tank
* Final Fire Department inspections of new and renovated construction projects

The fire prevention office coordinates quarterly and semi-annual inspections conducted by the suppression groups on the following type of facilities:

* Schools
* Churches
* Public Buildings
* Healthcare facilities
* High Hazard Occupancies (buildings with relatively large amounts of flammable or hazardous materials)

The fire prevention officers provide code enforcement support for these inspections.