NOTICE: City Buildings & Services Affected by COVID-19

A phased reopening of Oak Creek's municipal buildings has begun.  City Hall, the Police Station, the Public Works building, and Water & Sewer Utility HQ reopened on June 2. More details here.

As of July 6, the Oak Creek Public Library is open for limited Take Out Service in addition to Curbside Pick Up. More details here.

The Oak Creek Recycling Yard has reopened during normally scheduled hours. More details here.


Public Education

The Oak Creek Fire Department works cooperatively with schools, community groups, businesses, and individual citizens to provide effective fire prevention programs.  Detailed information can be found on the Public Education page.

  • CPR courses
  • Fire extinguisher training
  • Senior citizen safety education
  • Tours

Smoke Alarm Distribution Program

We have a limited supply of smoke alarms available to residents. To request a smoke alarm please go to the Smoke Alarm Page to fill out our request form.  The smoke alarms are free of charge to Oak Creek residents but must be installed by the fire department.

Permits and Inspections

The Oak Creek Fire Department performs annual fire inspections as well as site and systems plan reviews, including those for alarm and sprinkler systems.  We partner with Fire Safety Consultants for fire detection and suppression system reviews.

Alterations or additions to alarm and sprinkler systems, as defined below are reviewed by the Oak Creek Fire Department. The permit cost is $50.  Please use the form located on the Permits and Inspection page when submitting your request.

  1.  20 or fewer sprinkler heads to an existing automatic fire sprinkler system
  2.  20 or fewer alarm devices to an existing fire alarm system

All other plan reviews and submissions need to go through Fire Safety Consultants.

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