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McKenzie County Fire Information

Facilities that require a fire inspection annually

Family or group care structures 

Child Care Facilities

Preschool Structures

Oil and Gas related buildings


Required Permits 

Any bulk fuel storage over 4000 gallons liquid capacity must be approved by the State Fire Marshal

-Must fill out application checklist on SFN 52040

-Must fill out pre-instalation application on SFN 42039 

-link for both forms

-Link to SFM website

Fire Official contact information

Todd Foster

Located in the new Public Works building

1300 12th St SE STE 214

Office Number 701-444-7159

Mobile Number 701-648-0126



Fire Inspections


Department of Fire Prevention
1300 12th St SE STE 214
Watford City, ND 58854

Todd Foster

McKenzie County

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