The City of Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Logo.Department Mission

To minimize the loss of life and property resulting from fire, medical emergencies and other disasters through prevention, education, fire suppression, emergency medical service and emergency preparedness.

This will be accomplished in the most cost-effective manner with maximum utilization of available resources, never sacrificing the safety of our members.


Fire and Rescue Department

Department Vision

To move into the next century providing the finest in fire and EMS services by operating from modern facilities, utilizing the most effective vehicles, tools and equipment, providing our highly trained firefighters with state-of-the-art gear/clothing and creating a work environment conducive to the highest standards of morale, safety and professionalism.