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Fire Department

Mission: “To serve and protect our community through education, prevention, preparedness and response.”

The Fort Worth Fire Department protects one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country with a wide range of services, including: emergency preparedness, education, prevention, and response. Covering 345 square miles with a dedicated workforce of more than 900 employees, the department has become one of the most efficient and respected in America. Learn more.

2018 Fire Department Annual Report

In 2018 the City of Fort Worth Fire Department answered 118,812 calls in the City of Fort Worth. Learn more about the services and budget for the Fort Worth Fire Department.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Master Plans

Become a Fire Fighter

The City of Fort Worth Fire Department does more than just fight fires. Protecting one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country requires us to provide a wide range of services to our community. We hope you will consider joining our team and help us continue the tradition.

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Final Alarm

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A tribute to firefighters who have died in the line of duty.


If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1

General Inquiries:
Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Non-Emergency Dispatch:

Media Inquiries:
Visit the media page.

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Fire Chief:
Jim Davis

Meet the executive team.