Welcome to the Office of the Fire Marshal
The primary duty of the Bexar County Fire Marshal's Office (BCFMO) is to develop, foster and promote methods of protecting the lives and property of the citizens of Bexar County from fires, both natural and man-made hazards, and other significant events through the direct coordination and action with other public safety, private, and business communities. The BCFMO staff takes pride in the execution of this responsibility with the highest standards of professionalism, efficiency, integrity and accountability.
The BCFMO consists of five functions: Fire Code Compliance & Enforcement, Fire Prevention & Inspections, Fire/Arson Investigations, Fire Dispatch Communications, and Community Outreach Initiatives. The BCFMO staff provides rapid response to requests for investigations, inspections, fire code compliance, and emergency management assistance.
The Commissioners Court will hold a public hearing to consider the FY 2016-17 Proposed Budget on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Double-Height Courtroom on the second floor of the Bexar County Courthouse. Read about the Proposed Budget Public Hearing
BiblioTech Digital Library has partnered with Recovering the Classics to host a local campaign for artists and graphic designers across Texas to create new covers for 100 of the greatest works in the public domain. Read about Recovering the Classics
Nuestra Historia – Our History: Spain in Bexar presents Spanish colonial documents that illustrate the early exploration and settlement of San Antonio and other parts of present-day Texas. Read about the Exhibit
Bexar County Fire Marshal
San Antonio, Texas 78207
LOUIS CHRIS LOPEZ, III
JOHN D. ORTEGA, JR.
KEVIN K. WALTON