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Fire Inspections are completed by the Fire Prevention Bureau, which is staffed by Lieutenant Jeff Coffee and Lieutenant Jeff Tyler.
The Bureau is open Monday through Friday 7:00am to 3:00pm and is charged with the plan review and acceptance testing for all new buildings in the City.
To schedule a fire inspection, please call the Fire Prevention Bureau via the contacts below:
- Lt. Jeff Coffee: Phone: 330.676.7389
- Lt. Jeff Tyler: Phone: 330.676.7390
- Franklin Twp inspector
Tim Benner: Phone. 330.676.7391
Self help checklist for business owners.
The Kent Fire Department contracts with a third party ambulance billing agency for all of our EMS billing. For questions or concerns regarding your bill please call;
Life Force Management at 330.626.5450 or 1.800.770.4767
The City of Kent allows for recreational fires that adhere to our regulations. Below are the regulations.
For Residents of Franklin Township, the recreational fire regulations adhere to the Ohio Revised Code.
Overview & Services
The Kent Fire and EMS Department aims to protect the community, citizens, and property. The department offers the following services and education:
- Fire suppression and rescue
- Search and Rescue Team
- Hazardous Materials Response Team
- Dive Rescue Team
- Fire safety education programs
- Fire safety and building code inspections