Fire Prevention

The Fire Prevention Division partners with residents and businesses to build a safer community. The division handles areas including plan review, inspections, code enforcement, open burn permits, hazardous materials and fire investigation. Additionally, its fire and life safety education department oversees community outreach to educate residents, young and old, on how to prevent fires and injuries.
Fire Fighters Showing How to Fight a Fire

Services Under the Fire Prevention Division

  1. North Metro Fire Responds to Large Residential Fire in Broomfield

    North Metro Fire responded to a large residential structure fire in Broomfield on Wednesday, June 27. All residents were able to evacuate safely in time, but the house was destroyed by the heavy flames and smoke. Read on...
  2. Safety 101: Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

    Installing and maintaining smoke and carbon monoxide alarms in your home is essential to keeping your family safe. Test your knowledge on what you need to do as a homeowner. Read on...
  3. Residents urged to use 911 for emergencies only

    Recently, the Broomfield and Adams County dispatch centers for North Metro Fire have become inundated with non-emergency calls on their 911 lines. Officials are asking residents to use their city's non-emergency line instead for less urgent needs. Read More
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