Conducting public service information and fire prevention programs
Inspecting structures for code compliance
Maintaining all firefighting equipment
Providing a comprehensive fire service program
Providing a training program for the city firefighters
Staff & Facilities
The City of Burlington Fire Department is a combination fire department comprised of volunteers and full time staff.
The department is housed in a city-owned building with the Burlington Area Rescue Squad.
The Burlington Fire Department has an ISO Class 2 Rating. This rating indicates a department is well staffed, equipped and trained. The high ISO rating provides a reduction in fire insurance rates to business and residential property owners.