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Beginning March 27 at 11:59 p.m. and until April 30th Montgomery County is on a Stay Home Stop the Spread Order. To learn more about the order and to find a list of essential businesses please visit www.mctx.org and click the Coronavirus Info tab. 

City of Conroe Coronavirus resource page: For the latest updates, list of closures & cancellations, and What you need to know about COVID-19, CLICK HERE.

COVID-19 Disaster Declaration - A disaster declaration has been issued effective on March 12, 2020.  Click here to view.



CARES Act –Coronavirus legislation recently passed by Congress – established immediate relief for our small businesses in crisis. Small businesses and eligible nonprofit organizations, Veterans organizations, and Tribal businesses described in the Small Business Act, as well as individuals who are self-employed or are independent contractors, are eligible if they also meet program size standards. Please see below for important links.

  • For a top-line overview of the program CLICK HERE
  • If you’re a lender, more information can be found HERE
  • If you’re a borrower, more information can be found HERE
  • The application for borrowers can be found HERE

Fire-Banner
Fire Department
300 W. Davis

Conroe, Texas 77301

Business Hours
Monday-Thursday 7:30am-5:30pm
Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Phone: 936.522.3080

Definitions

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Administrative Ruling

Provides a formalized ruling and/or interpretation to clarify the intent of a specific standard or fire code provision; or provide clarification and notification of new or existing provisions of the fire code.

Approved

Approved or acceptable by the Fire Marshal, or other designated code official.  Approval of plans or conditions does not relieve the person(s) responsible for a property or project of the requirement to follow all provisions of the adopted fire code, standards, or City of Conroe ordinances.

Building Code

The current building code officially adopted by the City of Conroe.  Currently the 2009 International Building Code (IBC).

Code Deviation/Variance

A difference between that which is required or specified by code and that which is permitted by an equivalency evaluation.  Typically granted by City Council.

Code Official

The Fire Chief, Fire Marshal, Deputy Fire Marshal or other designated authority charged by the City of Conroe with the duties of administration and enforcement of the fire code.

Fire Code

The current fire code officially adopted by the City of Conroe for the regulation of providing reasonable levels of life safety and property protection from the hazards of fire, explosion or dangerous conditions in new and existing buildings, structures and premises and to provide safety to firefighters and emergency responders during emergency operations.  Currently the 2009 International Fire Code (IFC).

Hazardous Materials

Those chemicals or substances which are physical hazards or health hazards as defined, whether the materials are in usable or waste condition.

High-Piled Combustible Storage

Storage of combustible materials in closely packed piles or combustible materials on pallets, in racks or on shelves where the top of storage is greater than 12 feet in height.

IBC

International Building Code, 2009 Edition.

IFC

International Fire Code, 2009 Edition.

NFPA

National Fire Protection Association.

Revise and Resubmit

Plans reviewed by the Fire Marshal’s Office and determined to not meet the minimum acceptable requirements or guidelines.  Revisions are requested per the included comments and resubmitted for review and/or permit.