Marty Long, Division Chief

Spokane County Fire District 8 Fire Prevention Public Education Division is dedicated to preventing the loss of life and property caused by fire and significant hazards. The Division provides work to ensure life safety through education, inspection, and enforcement of the legally adopted fire codes, local ordinances, and nationally recognized standards.

Fire Prevention

Public Education

Construction plan review

Fire Code management

Hydrant Inspection and Testing

Fire and Life Safety Inspections


Special Project Liaison

Marty Long, Division Chief

Marty Long, Division Chief

Fire Insurance Information 
When you are insuring your home and property, your insurance carrier will want to know which fire department responds, the closest fire station, and if there are hydrants in the vicinity.  This information will assist you and your insurance carrier with that process.  Read more…

Disaster Preparedness
Is your family ready for an emergency? Events such as a wildfire, a winter storm, or on a more personal level, a fire in your home or a death in your family.  The likelihood that you and your family will recover from an emergency tomorrow often depends on the planning and preparation you do today.  Get additional information on Disaster Preparedness.