THE NEXT CIVIL SERVICE EXAM WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2024.
About the Fire Department
Our state-of-the-art paramedic service comprises approximately 70% of our services. Whether it is a heart attack, illness, accident, or other health issue, we are pleased to bring qualified experts in pre-hospital care to your door.
Our three fire stations are geographically located to provide fast response anywhere in the city. We train extensively to hone our skills so that in your time of need, you will receive fast, expert service.
The Fire Department operates specialized units for hazardous-materials decontamination, swift-water rescue, and mass-casualty situations.
Our cooperative agreements with surrounding cities in two counties enable us to receive any type of assistance required by the circumstance.
Fire Prevention Education
The Fire Department conducts numerous school and public presentations each year to raise the public's awareness of fire and personal hazards. The approach is to educate the public about the risks found in everyday life, such as bicycle safety, pool safety, and fire exposures.
Facility Visits & Feedback
We encourage all citizens to visit our facilities and talk with our personnel. We know you will enjoy the experience and we solicit your suggestions for additional ways we can serve you.
Our mission is to: "Protect the Public, Be Polite, Go Home Safe."