Fire Marshal

Duties & Responsibilities

The Fire Marshal is appointed by the Fire Chief, according to the City of Vernon Ordinances. The Fire Marshal supervises the fire inspections program, public education program, plans review, and fire investigations.

The Fire Marshal conducts fire safety inspections on commercial buildings in the City of Vernon.

The Public Education Program contacted 1,480 persons through our fire prevention presentations.

The Fire Marshal also reviews plan drawings of new construction in the City of Vernon in conjunction with Building Code Enforcement personnel.

The Fire Marshal is responsible for the investigation of all fires within the city limits of Vernon. For more information, contact the Fire Marshal at 940-553-1782.