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Volunteer Fire Coordinator

The office of the Pasquotank County Volunteer Fire Coordinator is there to provide assistance to and represent the volunteer fire departments serving Pasquotank County. The coordinator is there to represent the departments during normal business hours Monday through Friday 8AM to 5PM. 

What this department does do:

  • Represents the volunteer fire departments of Nixonton, Weeksville, Providence and Newland. 

  • Processes and maintains fire and training records for each county volunteer fire department.

  • Aids each county volunteer fire department in organizing special and annual required training. 

  • Provides county fire reports for insurance purposes released through permission of the fire marshal’s office

  •  Provides information to insurance companies pertaining to insurance ratings.

  • Orders and assists fire departments in obtaining fire equipment, also serves as receiving point for equipment.  

  • Maintains inventory of all fire equipment for the county fire departments. 

  • Is the contact person to reach those in authority at a specific volunteer fire department. 

What this department does not do:

  • We do not do fire inspections or investigations, they are handled through the Pasquotank County Fire Marshal’s Office.

  •  We are not the number to call in case of emergency. Please call 911.

 Contact information:

Hugh Tarkenton, Coordinator

Public Safety Building

200 E. Colonial Ave.

PO Box 130

Elizabeth City, NC 27907

email: tarkentonh@co.pasquotank.nc.us

Office (252)333-3222

Cell (252)340-5110

Fax (252)335-1777

 

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. excluding county holidays.