Fire

Inspections

An Application for Fire Department Service (PDF) must be filled out prior to inspection. This office needs at least 24-hours notice prior to inspection for scheduling. Fees must be paid in advance. Please make check or money order payable to the City of Killeen. Download the Alarm Permit Application (PDF).

Inspection Fees

Location Fee
Daycare Center $37
Foster Home $37
Hospitals $180
Nursing Home $135
Registered Family Home $33
Other $37

Note: If your facility uses natural gas for cooking or heating, you may be required to have a Natural Gas System Test.

System Test Fees

System Fee*
Fire Alarm System (30 minutes) $50
Fixed Fire Suppression Systems (30 minutes) $50
Natural Gas System (30 minutes) $50
Sprinkler System (2 hours) $125

*Witness Test: Based at $50 first half hour and a rate of $25 per half hour or part thereafter.

Brank Brian

Meet the Chief

Brian Brank was appointed Fire Chief November 8, 2016.

He began his career with Killeen Fire Department in 1978. In his more than 38 years of service, he has worked in all divisions and served as a fire fighter/paramedic, fire prevention officer, fire station captain, shift battalion commander and deputy fire chief.

Chief Brank holds a Master of Business Administration from Texas A&M University-Central Texas, Bachelor of Applied Science in Business Occupations from Tarleton State University/ Texas A&M University-Central Texas and an associate degree in Fire Protection Technology from Central Texas College.

He has earned the designations of Certified Fire Executive, Master Firefighter, Master Aircraft Rescue Firefighter, Master Fire Inspector, and Hazardous Material Incident Commander and Technician. Among numerous professional certifications, he is certified in emergency management, incident management, wildland urban interface, railroad emergency response, homeland security exercise and evaluation program and swift-water rescue squad leader.

2017 Mission Lifeline Gold Award
2017 Fire Stats