Fire Prevention Bureau

Fire Prevention Bureau

Fire Official

Richard P. Neale

Fire Inspectors:

Location: 880 Bloomfield Ave. Verona, NJ 07044

General Office Hours: 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM  Monday-Friday


  • Telephone: (973)-857-4761
  • FAX: (973)-857-5272


The Fire Official and his designees provide a varied type of Inspections for the Sale of Homes, Inspection of Life Hazard Uses and Fire/Safety Assessments.  The Office of the Fire Official provides for Fire Prevention/Educational programs, along with a Public Affairs image that emphasizes good Fire/Safety habits and programs.  Lastly, the Fire Marshal is responsible for initiating and following up with all investigations resulting from Fires in the community. The various activities of the FPB are supported by the Verona Volunteer Fire Department, Police and Construction Office. It is through a TEAM effort that the effects of a solid Fire Prevention Program can set forth and realized.  On-going training and supervision are the capstones to the success of the FPB.

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Safety Tips:

Exercise Caution as Wildfire Season Begins

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