Fire Prevention Bureau

Assistant Fire Chief Robert KuhnAssistant Fire Chief Robert Kuhn

The Fire Prevention Bureau provides overall management for the Fire Department inspection program and the Right to Know program. They also provide management support for the Fire Investigation Unit, the Hazardous Materials Code Enforcement Unit, the Fire Specialist Inspection program, and the Fire Prevention Permit program.

The Bureau also currently has the responsibility to record and keep all Fire Department records and statistics.

Education of children is accomplished in many ways. The most important and successful are the programs presented in schools, fire drills, Fire Prevention Week, and lectures given by the Fire Prevention and fire company personnel, on and off duty.

The Bureau also focuses on the senior citizens, imparting vital information to them where they work, live and meet.

The Fire Prevention Bureau is under the command of Assistant Fire Chief Kuhn.