The San Gabriel Fire Prevention Bureau’s mission statement is to provide the community of San Gabriel with a fire-safe environment through:
Inspection and fire code enforcement in existing structures, including annual inspection of high-rise buildings, hospitals, and assemblies as mandated by state regulations.
Operation of a fire permits system to allow regulation of permitted activities and processes under the Fire Code.
Annual inspections of schools and plan check for new construction at schools for access and water supplies.
Life safety inspections for State licensed care and daycare facilities.
Participation in the Community Action Team activities to remove blight from our neighborhoods.
Fire inspections to ensure fire protection, building code, and safety standards enforcement in new construction and tenant improvement.
Efforts to encourage fire safe construction activities by inspection and plan check of access to sites for emergency equipment, and to ensure the availability of water supplies.
Plan check and plan review service for all fire system plans.
Inspection and testing of all fire sprinkler systems and fire alarm systems for commercial and residential buildings.
Knox Box program which controls emergency access to gates, buildings, and other secured areas for fire emergencies and medical emergencies.
Life safety and fire safety review, inspection and standby service for special events, including plan check, site approval for pyrotechnical demonstrations, movie lot locations, concerts, sports, and festival events.
Fire- and life-safety education for the residents of San Gabriel.