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Fire Marshal

Description Successful implementation of the Fire Marshal’s mission is accomplished by over 100 Fairfax County employees who are trained and certified to enforce a variety of fire prevention regulations including portions of the Uniform Statewide Building Code. In addition to services provided during regular business hours, on-duty fire investigators provide coverage 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to respond to and investigate fire and hazardous materials incidents. In addition, a fire inspector is on-call after regular business hours to investigate reports of life-threatening or dangerous fire code violations and to respond to buildings with out-of-service fire protection systems to ensure that the systems are repaired and fire protection is maintained. Mission: To prevent the inception or recurrence of fire and hazardous conditions by providing fire prevention and hazardous materials-related educational, enforcement, inspection, investigative, plans review, and technical services to the businesses, industries, residents, and visitors of Fairfax County and the towns of Clifton, Herndon, and Vienna.
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E-mail: Fire Marshal

Phone Numbers
Primary Phone #: 703-246-4800 TTY: 711
Building Name: William J. Burkholder Administrative Building
Physical Address Line 1: 10700 Page Avenue  
City, State, Zip: Fairfax, VA 22030
Directions: Directions to this Address

NOTE: Any e-mail or other correspondence sent to a member of the Board of Supervisors, or any other public official and/or employee of Fairfax County in the transaction of public business is considered a public record, and such records are subject to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act. This means that Virginia law generally requires the County to provide a copy of any such e-mail, upon request, for inspection and copying to any citizen of the Commonwealth or to any member of the news media.

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