Mission: “To serve and protect our community through education, prevention, preparedness and response.”
During the corona virus crisis, more residents are spending time in their home and the Community Risk Reduction team is utilizing that fact to educate our residents about home fire safety. Read more about smoke detectors.
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.
- Bureau of Fire Prevention
- Citizens Fire Academy
- Emergency Management Office
- Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Standby for special events
- External Affairs Office
- Fire Investigations
- Fire Prevention Education
- KnoWhat2Do Calendar Contest
- Operations Division
- Professional Standards Office
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.
- Heat advisory in effect for Tarrant County
- Tips to keep the heat from beating you down
- Watch for pets distressed by extreme heat
- Take precautions as summer weather arrives in North Texas
- Fort Worth to host decontamination unit for N95 masks
If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1
Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
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