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Government Information


Form of City Government

Mayor, Council and Manager

Form of County Government

Board of Commissioners and Manager

City of Concord Police Department

169 sworn officers
20 civilian positions
7 code enforcement

City of Concord Fire Department

191 Total Personnel
188 total Sworn Personnel
3 Non-Sworn Personnel 
59 Personnel assigned to each shift with minimum staffing of 50
 2 Battalion Chiefs assigned to each shift
85 Certified Hazardous Materials Technicians
14 Certified ARFF Personnel
40 Certified Technical Rescuers
10 Fire Stations strategically located throughout the city in two battalions
9 Engine Companies
3 Ladder Companies
1 Rescue Company
1 Aircraft Rescue Firefighting (ARFF) Unit
1 Hazardous Material Unit
1 Hazardous Material Decontamination Unit
1 Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) Unit
1 Urban Search and Rescue Support Unit
1 Fire Investigation Unit
3 Brush Trucks
1 Foam Trailer
1 Air/Light Unit
1 Mobile Generator/Light Tower
1 Mobile Command Unit
1 Fire Safety House

ISO Rating:  Class 2

Emergency Medical Service


Planning Commission

City and County

Zoning Ordinance

City and County


Taxes (rates effective July 1, 2015)



Rate *

City of Concord


Cabarrus County




Downtown Municipal Service District

Additional $0.23

Completion of Last Revaluation:   January 1, 2012

*Real property tax based on effective rate per $100 of actual value.