Fire Prevention

The Fire Prevention Division is responsible for fire inspections, plan review, fire investigations, code enforcement and public education information.

Fire Permits

Boise Fire issues Fire Operational Permits that allow for potentially hazardous activities within the limits of fire-related laws, codes or ordinances.

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Fire Inspections

View the Fire Prevention Districts and find contact information for the fire inspectors in each district.

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Plan Review

Boise Fire works with the Planning and Development Services department on plan review.

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Safety and Education

Keeping yourself, your family, your home and your community safe from fire is important. Here are some educational resources to help you learn more - so you can be fire safe.

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Firewise landscaping example on display at the Idaho Botanical Gardens.

Since experiencing a fatal wildfire in 2008, Boise has taken many steps to help mitigate wildfires. Learn about the efforts that have been made, and find resources for homeowners looking to be more firewise.

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Events

Fire Prevention
For the health and safety of our residents and staff, the City of Boise has canceled all city-sponsored public programming and public outreach until further notice. This includes:
  • Parks and Recreation activities, classes, events and leagues
  • All Library and Arts & History programs and events

The City of Boise issued a Public Health Emergency Order on March 19, 2020 suspending most Boise City board and commission meetings.

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