ALERT

Covid-19

In order to follow the the advice of the CDC, WHO and state and local agencies, the City of Irondale encourages you to do as much city business online as is possible, including making payments and completing forms/applications.

Message from Mayor Moore regarding COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions

 

After reviewing the following FAQs and your question is not answered, please feel free to contact Fire Administration at 205.951.1408.

 

Contact Information:

Q.  What number do I call in case of an emergency?

A.  911

 

Q.  What number do I call for non-emergency situations?

A.  205.956.8788

 

Q.  How does my out-of-town alarm company contact the Fire Department?

A.  They can contact our dispatch center at 205.956.8788.

 

Q.  What is the phone number to the fire station closest to my home/business?

A.  Phone numbers to the fire stations are restricted. If you need to contact someone at the fire station, please call Fire Administration at 205.951.1408. We discourage the public from calling the fire stations directly for emergencies or other business due to the increased potential of creating a delayed service response.

 

Code Violations:

Q.  How do I report a fire hazard such as a blocked fire lane, locked exit doors, bars on windows with no quick release latch, etc.?

A.  Contact the Irondale Fire Marshal at 205.951.1408.

 

Q.  How do I report fire hazards such as weeds, overgrown trees, abandoned vehicles, abandoned homes, illegal dumping of trash/debris?

A.  Please contact Irondale Code Enforcement at 205.956.9200.

 

Q.  Can I sell fireworks within the City of Irondale corporate limits?

A.  No. It is against city ordinances to sell fireworks within the corporate limits of the City of Irondale.

 

Q.  Can I shoot/ignite fireworks within the City of Irondale corporate limits?

A.  Yes, but you must first obtain a fireworks permit from the Alabama Fire Marshal’s Office 334.241.4166 or www.firemarshal.alabama.gov. Once you receive a permit from the State of Alabama, you must obtain a permit from the Irondale Fire Marshal 205.951.1408.

 

Q.  Who do I call to report illegal use of fireworks?

A.  If Irondale residents witness fireworks being sold or used inappropriately, they can report the violations to the non-emergency number of the Irondale Police Department at 205.956.5990.

 

Educational Programs:

Q.  How can I request an Irondale Fire Department safety presentation at my school, church, business, event, etc.?

A.  Please contact the Irondale Fire Marshal at 205.951.1408 to schedule a presentation.

 

Q.  Does the Irondale Fire Department offer fire extinguisher training?

A.  Yes, please contact the Irondale Fire Marshal at 205.951.1408 to schedule this class.

 

Q.  Does the Irondale Fire Department offer CPR classes?

A.  Yes, please contact the Irondale Fire Marshal at 205.951.1408 to schedule this class.

 

Q.  Does the Irondale Fire Department offer Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training?

A.  Yes, please contact the Irondale Fire Marshal at 205.951.1408 to schedule this class.

 

Miscellaneous Services:

 

Q.  Can I request to have a fire engine at our block party for a brief time, to give a safety talk and perhaps show the kids the fire engine?

A.  Yes, contact the Irondale Fire Marshal at 205.951.1408 to schedule your event.

 

Q.  How do I schedule a Fire Station tour?

A.  Station tours are available on a limited basis by calling the Irondale Fire Marshal’s office at 205.951.1408.

 

Q.  Who do I contact for more information about a Knox Box for my home or business?

A.  A Knox Box or similar rapid entry system provides first responders with non-destructive emergency access to commercial and residential property. For assistance, please contact the Irondale Fire Marshal at 205.951.1408.

 

Q.  Does the Irondale Fire Department install child car seats?

A.  Unfortunately, the Irondale Fire Department is not able to install child car seats at this time. We are looking into the requirements of installing child car seats and hope to provide this valuable service soon.