Baltimore County Fire Marshal 700 E Joppa Rd, Towson, MD21286 The fire marshal's office conducts inspections and issues permits for compliance with fire code. The office also…More investigates fires when the cause is unknown. The fire marshal may issue fines for violations, including broken fire-detection systems in buildings or overcrowding problems in public facilities.
Towson Fire Station 800 York Rd, Towson, MD21204 The Towson precinct of the Baltimore County Fire Department was built in 1955 and is home to two fire engines, one…More ladder truck and two medics. On an average day, 12 firefighters and four EMTs work out of the building. The station's location is unusual, and there is no signal to alert when a fire truck is about to leave, so drivers should be careful not to block the station's exit, especially during rush hour.
Providence Volunteer Fire Company is a 100% volunteer organization based on Providence Road, serving Towson and the…More surrounding areas. Led by Captain David Smith, the company was established more than 50 years ago and offers a wide range of services to the community, including fire suppression, rescue, collapse rescue and emergency medical services. The company has all types of equipment and vehicles to assist residents, including 2 Engines, a 109' ladder truck (with rescue tools), and a flood light service vehicle, among others.
The company also offers birthday party services for children in the community and provides a fire safety presentation, use of the fire hose, a tour of the station and souvenirs for the party goers. For information on how to volunteer, please check the main website; call to speak with an associate about party services.