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The City of Lancaster Fire Department and the American Red Cross have teamed up to provide FREE smoke detectors to Lancaster resident homeowners in need. If your detectors aren't in working order, call Fire Department Administration to request installation or battery checks. Remember, smoke detectors should typically be replaced after 8 to 10 years. Please call (972) 218-2601 or (972) 218-2602 to request new smoke detectors or if you have any questions.
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It is most likely that the battery needs to be changed. It is a good idea to change the batteries every six months.
Cash, check, money order, debit or credit cards.
A Knox Box is $332.33 (this includes shipping, handling & tax). The Knox Box is obtained from the Fire Department Admin Office at 100 Craig Shaw Memorial Pkwy. Payment may be made by money order, check (made payable to Knox Company) or credit card; NO CASH PAYMENT ACCEPTED FOR KNOX BOXES.
Yes, please contact EMS Chief Laura (Dee Dee) Hillary at (972) 218-2604 or Email