City of emmett

Fire department††† 231 s. wASHINGTON

 

Welcome to the Emmett Fire Department! The Emmett Fire Department currently provides Fire and Rescue services to our community.† In 2007, we became licensed as a Basic Life Support-Non Transport agency with the State of Idaho Emergency Medical Services.

The Emmett Fire Department protects approximately 4 square miles, and 7000 citizens, along with mutual aid to our neighboring communities and fire districts.† We also provide assistance to our federal and state agencies in the Wildland-Urban Interface.

As of October 1, 2007, Emmett Fire Department became a combination department with the hiring of a full-time Fire Chief, along with 17 dedicated paid-per-call volunteers. All our members are highly trained in fire suppression, along with many rescue disciplines, haz-mat operations and decon. Seven of our members are state certified EMT-B, and five of our members are currently obtaining their state medical certification.

We serve the City of Emmett from one station, located at 231 South Washington, and future plans for a second station on the eastern part of the city. Currently housed at Station 1 are 2-1250 gpm (gallons per minute) engines and 1-1250 gpm reserve engine, 1-Type VI wildland engine, and 1-command vehicle. All our apparatus' are equipped for fire suppression, rescue operations, and basic life support medical operations.

 

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BURN PERMITSóBurn permits are required for burning in city limits (no fee).† You can obtain burn permits at the Emmett Fire Dept. at the address above.

 

City of Emmett Burn Ordinance

501 E. Main Street†††††† Phone: (208) 365-6050

Emmett, ID† 83617†††††† Fax:††††† (208) 365-3064

 

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