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 Who We Are

Our Mission Statement
The West Metro Fire Rescue family is committed to protecting the community’s quality of life through prevention, preparedness, and all hazards emergency response.
“Whatever it takes to serve.”

Full-service, all-hazard, fire and rescue agency, serving nearly 300,000 residents, covering more than 110 square miles. WMFR is committed to providing professional fire protection, emergency medical services, life safety, and community service with a vision that shapes the future.

Throughout the District, 17 fire stations provide reliable and timely response through an integrated network of trained personnel and state-of-the-art apparatus, which include:

  • 16 Engines
  • 12 Medic Units (Ambulances)
  • 3 Truck companies (100-foot aerial ladders with extrication equipment)
  • 1 Heavy rescue
  • Brush trucks
  • Dive vans and rescue boats
  • Hazardous materials response vehicle
  • Technical rescue equipment
  • Special rescue and EMS equipment
  • Wildland Team
  • Three to four personnel staff each engine/tower and two firefighter/paramedics staff each medic.