The Fire & Rescue Department enforces Volume 5; Fire Prevention of the North Carolina Building Code through its Fire Marshal's Office. The Fire Marshal and the cross staffed inspectors conduct inspections. Commercial and multi-family residential occupancies are inspected for fire and life safety compliance annually. This includes residential group home and day care facilities. The Fire Marshal's Office conducts site-plan reviews of all newly constructed or significantly renovated buildings in the city.
Need to schedule an inspection? Have a question concerning a fire code enforcement issue? Please contact our Fire Marshal's Office.
Staff Contact: Ray Beck, Fire Marshal