Public Meeting Notice : Regular meetings of the fire commission are held

7:30 PM the third Monday of each month.   Meeting Schedule Dates

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Jackson Fire District No. 3

200 Kierych Memorial Drive, Jackson, NJ 08527   (732) 928-1666

Fire prevention education and fire prevention inspections are handled by the

Fire Bureau.  The Fire Bureau is tasked with enforcing the New Jersey Uniform

Fire Code.

 

The bureau is currently led by Provisional Fire Official Mim Stacy.   

She can be reached at (732) 928-1666 extension 14 or mstacy@jacksonfiredist3.org.  

 

 

Services provided by the Fire Bureau:

           

            Inspection of registered businesses within Fire District 3

            Investigation of all fires within the district

            Fire reports after investigations are concluded

            Public education programs including Fire Prevention Week activities

            at area schools

            Review of construction plans

 

 

Do I need a permit?  You might.  Please contact the fire bureau to be sure at least

one week before the event or activity.  No permits will be issued before an inspection

of the location is completed.  Please fill out this Permit Application

 

A brief list of activities that require a permit:

           

            Open flame at public gatherings such as cooking appliances

            Bonfires

            Kitchen commercial hood suppression systems

            Firework Displays

            Welding and cutting operations

            Tar pots and kettles

            Torch down roofing operations

            Group overnight stays (such as within a church or school, for example)

            Flammable and Combustible Storage

            Liquid Propane Gas Exchanges

            Tents, canopies and mazes

 

For campfires, open burning or agricultural burning permits contact the Division B Forest Fire Service Warden at the New Lisbon Headquarters at (609) 726-9010.

           

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The fire safety trailer, above, features a living room, kitchen and bedroom for teaching children fire safety concepts within a home environment.  The trailer features artificial smoke (like at an amusement park) and smoke detectors to simulate the sights and sounds of a fire in a home.  Each spring the trailer goes to all schools in the district for third and fourth grade students.  Each fall classroom based instuction is conducted during Fire Safety Week and the month of October with pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, 1st and 2nd students.  Fifth graders participate in a fire prevention poster contest.