Department Overview

Cherry Street Fire

The Jefferson City Fire Department was born out of necessity with the burning of the Capitol on February 5, 1911. On October 7, 1912, the Jefferson City council passed ordinance 1089, which created a new paid fire department.

Today's JCFD

4 administrative staff personnel 
   Fire Chief
   Division Chief of Public Education
   Division Chief of Training
   Administrative assistant

72 fire suppression personnel
   3 shifts of 24 hours- A, B, & C Shift

Locust Street Fire


Classroom Training

Facilities

  5 Fire Stations
  Administration Office
  Reserve Apparatus Storage Facility
  Training Facility

Water Rescue Training

Incident Response Information

Year   Total
 2011 4434
 2012 4266
 2013 4238 
 2014 4596 
 2015 4644 
 2016 5060