Fire Marshal DeptThe Alamance County Fire Marshal’s Office strives to maintain a countywide presence through Fire Code Enforcement, Fire Prevention, Public Education, and Community Service while responding in a timely manner to reported structure fires requiring investigation.

Workload measures 2018/2019
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Updated: 7/18/2018

To decrease wait time for customers, the FMO will respond to permit requests within 48 hours 95% of timeIn Progress
To address fire investigations in a timely manner, the FMO will complete preliminary fire investigation reports within 72 hours 90% of timeIn Progress
To continue to offer quality services, all Fire Inspectors will attend at least 8 hours of Fire Prevention continuing education annuallyIn Progress
To ensure timely response, the FMO will review and approve and/or reject submitted plans within an average of 5 days In Progress
To increase resident fire education, the FMO will provide the Citizens of Alamance County Fire Safety techniques/training at a minimum of 2 public eventsIn Progress
To better analyze patterns and trends, the FMO will map locations of all working structure fires in Alamance CountyIn Progress
To ensure safety, the FMO will complete 100% of general inspections facilityIn Progress