Creating a Safe Environment
It is the mission of Monterey Park Fire Department’s Fire Prevention Division to work in partnership with the people of our city to promote and maintain a safe and desirable living and working environment. To accomplish this, we focus primarily on the following tasks.
Administer a fair and unbiased inspection program and offer interpretive guidance to ensure compliance with the established fire code and access for emergency services in buildings and along streets
Work in conjunction with businesses, neighborhood associations, residents, and other agencies to identify and address concerns within the community
Initiate special programs targeted to address specific fire and life safety risks identified within the service area
Monitor public assemblies and community events to ensure safe means of egress and access for emergency services