The Fire Prevention Division is responsible for inspecting new and existing structures to ensure they are in compliance with Peoria Fire Code. The division is responsible for plan reviews, business inspections and fire investigations. Peoria Fire-Medical has 4 fire inspectors and a fire prevention supervisor under the direction of Deputy Chief Gary Bernard. The fire inspectors are also cross trained as fire investigators and work to determine the cause and origin of structure fires.
NOTICE: Effective July 1, 2019 the City of Peoria will adopt the 2018 International Fire Code.