Firefighting & Life-Saving Services —
On Guard 24 / 7/ 365
The Wayne Fire Department fulfills our mission statement by using technology, training and commitment in providing life-saving services to the community we serve. This is accomplished though many avenues utilizing emergency preparedness plans, fire prevention activities, fire code enforcement, public education, hazardous materials response teams, state-of-the-art equipment, highly trained personnel and other specialized services and programs.
The Wayne Fire Department operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 52 weeks a year. We have a shared Fire Chief, 16 full-time sworn Officers and an executive assistant. All Fire Fighters are state-licensed paramedics and have been fully trained to the Fire Fighter II level.
In the Fall of 2003, the Department moved into a state-of-the art building, located at 3300 S. Wayne Rd. Providing 16,430 square feet of modernized living and working space for the firefighters, the station houses both administration and suppression activities. The building also contains specialized areas for decontamination, A SCBA technician workshop, mechanic shop and medical equipment room. The basement provides additional storage, an evidence room, and fitness area for firefighters.
The Fire Marshal Division has a full-time Deputy Chief/Fire Marshal. The Fire Marshal conducts business inspections, plan reviews, certificate of occupancy inspections and fire investigations. The Office of the Fire Marshal follows the current editions of NFPA and IFC
Sparky the Fire Dog helps with our Fire Prevention Message
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