Emergency Response Services
Fire Suppression is the foundation of the Fire Department. Emergency Response Services is responsible for the rapid and timely delivery of emergency services to any incidents which threatens or has the potential to threaten life, property, or the environment. Firefighters perform all duties related to emergency response (fire, rescue, medical and hazard abatement), non-emergency service calls, in-service training for all personnel, comprehensive fire pre-planning for high risk and special hazard properties, and maintains fire facilities, apparatus, and equipment. The companies are cross-trained in a variety of operations and are equipped to respond to any type of emergency.