Fire Prevention


Under the direction of a Deputy Chief the Fire Prevention Division is responsible for Fire Safety Inspections, Investigations, Construction Plan Reviews, Code Enforcement, Public Education and Information.  This division is an integral part of the city government, responsible for developing and adopting Fire and Life Safety Codes.


Fireworks



Fireworks are not permitted in Lake Dallas, Corinth, Shady Shores or Hickory Creek. It is unlawful to possess or discharge fireworks within the city limits. A permit is required for public firework displays.

The Lake Cities Area does put on a annual 4th of July Fireworks show in Lake Dallas at the City Park.


Sparkler Permit


If you are wanting to use sparklers at an event at Ashton Gardens, you will need to complete the permit below.  Sparklers are considered a firework and in order to use them they must be permitted. The cost is 25.00 and can be paid by cash or money order at the Fire Administration Office located at 3501 FM, 2181 Suite B, Corinth, TX . If you want to pay with a credit card, you will have to make payment at Corinth City Hall located at 3300 Corinth Parkway.  At this time checks are not accepted.  If you have any questions please contact us at 940-321-2141. 

Sparkler Permit


Inspections

Fire inspections are conducted to limit the risk of life and property loss. Inspections identify unsafe conditions that can contribute to the occurrence and spread of fire. The fire department conducts inspections in all day care facilities, foster homes and nursing facilities, as they are required and licensed by the State of Texas. Additional inspections to commercial occupancies are performed to help the business owner prevent fires and reduce liability associated with fire and life safety issues. 

As a part of the inspection process, the Fire Department completes plan reviews for conformance to code requirements



Fire inspectors must review the following plans: Subsequent field inspections will be performed if applicable


  • Site / Civil
  • Building
  • Fire Alarm System
  • Fire Sprinkler System / Standpipe System
  • Kitchen Hood Extinguishment Systems
  • Above and Underground Fuel Tank Systems
  • LPG Systems
  • Any unique fire system for special purpose or hazard
  • Underground Fire Lines

Knox Box



In order to secure the emergency access of properties, the fire department encourages business owners to purchase Knox Rapid Entry system products. This will provide access during non-business hours in the event of an emergency. 

An application can be obtained through the Administrative Offices. More information can also be found at the Knox Box website.
Fireworks are not permitted in Lake Dallas, Corinth, Shady Shores or Hickory Creek. It is unlawful to possess or discharge fireworks within the city limits. A permit is required for public firework displays.

The Lake Cities Area does put on a annual 4th of July Fireworks show in Lake Dallas at the City Park.
Fireworks are not permitted in Lake Dallas, Corinth, Shady Shores or Hickory Creek. It is unlawful to possess or discharge fireworks within the city limits. A permit is required for public firework displays.

The Lake Cities Area does put on a annual 4th of July Fireworks show in Lake Dallas at the City Park.