Fire Department Permits
The fire department requires permits on certain activities or events. Some of these permits are:
• Tent or Membrane Structure 400 square feet or more
• Canopy (without walls) 700 square feet or more
• Pyrotechnic Special Effects Material
• Public Fireworks Display
• Retail Sales of Fireworks
• Haunted House
• Above Ground Fuel Tank
• Special Event
• Bon Fire
There is one application form for all permits, but we have more detailed requirements for the different types of permits. Please look at the requirements for your particular permit you want to apply for below.
All permits have a fee of $52.00 plus a one-hour inspection fee of $80.00. Please contact the fire prevention office if you have any questions.
This document has information on requirements for different types of activities related to any tents or canopies erected.
Bon Fires are considered anything larger than a Recreational Fire which is wood piled higher than 2' and or broader than 3'. Bon Fires require a permit from the Fire Department and have special requirements listed in the supporting document below.