Fire-Rescue & Building Inspections

The mission of the Edina Fire Department is to serve the community by protecting lives, property and the environment in a safe, efficient and professional manner.

Tom Schmitz Fire Chief

Edina's Fire-Rescue and Building Inspections works together to ensure the safety of the City's residents through the implementation of building and fire codes for new constructions, to fire extinguishment and EMS response.

The Fire Department is responsible for extinguishing fires, providing paramedic and advanced life support medical service, educating the community on fire prevention issues and maintaining firefighting equipment and fire department facilities. In addition, the Department enforces laws and ordinances pertaining to fire safety.

The Building Inspections Department is responsible for plan review, permitting and inspection of all new construction. The City of Edina adopts the Minnesota State Building Code, which in turn adopts the International Building Code, International Residential Code and other codes and standards relating to building inspections.

The Fire Department can be contacted at 952-826-0330.

The Building Inspections Department can be contacted at 952-826-0372.

The U.S. Small Business Administration has added Hennepin and Ramsey counties for disaster assistance and reminds eligible private non-profit (PNP) organizations in Minnesota of the Sept. 19 deadline to submit disaster loan applications for damages caused by severe storms, high winds, flooding, landslides and mudslides from June 11 through July 11, 2014. Find more information here. 

Edina Fire Department
Station No. 1
6250 Tracy Ave.
Edina, MN 55436

mail@EdinaMN.gov
952-826-0330

Building Inspections
4801 W. 50th St.
Edina, MN 55424

mail@EdinaMN.gov
952-826-0372

 

Car Seat Safety Checks
Visit the State's Buckle Up Kids web page to find a Car Seat Inspection Clinic near you. Visit the State's Car Seats Made Simple web page to learn the importance of children's safety seats in cars, how to choose one and how to install it in your car.

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