Special Event Policy

The Fire Prevention division has created this guide to assist you to develop a fire and life safety plan for your special event.

  1. Charcoal Equipment
  2. Fire Permit Examples
  3. LPG Equipment
  4. Planning Your Event
  5. Portable Exterior Cooking
  6. Portable Fire Extinguishers
  7. Standby Personnel

Charcoal or Solid Fuel Equipment

Equipment utilizing charcoal or solid fuel shall comply with the following:

  • Barbeque cooking is prohibited inside or under tents/canopies.
  • Cooking shall be a minimum of 5 feet from any booth access.
  • The use of gasoline or kerosene to start barbeque is prohibited.
  • Storage of starter fluid in booths shall be prohibited.
  • Coals and ashes shall be disposed in a metal container approved for such use by the Fire Marshal.

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