The Fire Marshal’s Office will examine your construction plans to ensure fire related issues discussed during the site review were addressed / corrected. He will examine for any fire protection needs such as:
Automatic Sprinkler System (Separate Plan submittal required and permit)
Fire Alarm System (Separate Plan submittal required and permit)
Kitchen Vent-A-Hood Fire Extinguishing System (Separate Plan submittal and permit)
The Fire Marshal's Office will also check to make sure the following are correct:
Fire Hydrants should be indicated showing their location and distance from the proposed structure. Any existing and proposed water mains (including the main sizes) should be documented.
Fire Lanes shall be marked in accordance with City specifications.
Building permits are issued by the City of La Porte Building Department. This is done following a complete plans review by all departments.