Does the Fire Department provide and install carbon monoxide (CO) alarms?

Yes, McDonough Fire Department purchases or is granted a limited supply of battery operated smoke alarms and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms each year. While supplies last, the Fire Department will provide those to City of McDonough residents and fire personnel will install them as necessary. The Fire Department will also install or change your purchased smoke or CO alarms and purchased batteries in existing alarms if needed. For further information or to schedule an appointment, visit or call either McDonough Fire Station at 678-782-6250, contact the Prevention Division or a Battalion Chief in the Fire Department Directory.

  • NOTE 1: The Fire Department does not provide hard-wired alarms with battery back-up.
  • NOTE: 2: Smoke and CO Alarms must be tested regularly and the batteries changed per the manufacturer specifications.

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1. Does the Fire Department dispose of old or expired medications, syringes, needles, or other medical supplies?
2. Does the Fire Department fill swimming pools?
3. Does the Fire Department provide and install carbon monoxide (CO) alarms?
4. Does the Fire Department provide and install child safety car seats?
5. Does the Fire Department sell, provide, charge, recharge, repair, or dispose of fire extinguishers?
6. Does the Fire Department teach CPR and AED Classes?
7. How do I get a copy of a fire report?
8. How do I obtain a burn permit?
9. How do I request or schedule a Fire Safety Event, Fire Station Tour, Career Day, etc. for my school, class, club, scout troop, etc.?
10. When and what can I burn?