Macon County Fire Department

Find Macon County Alabama fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.

Finchburg Volunteer Fire Department 187 Firehouse Road Franklin AL 36444 251-575-2911

Franklin Volunteer Fire Department 15664 Highway 41 Franklin AL 36444 251-282-4422

Franklin Volunteer Fire Department 1670 Highway 49 Tuskegee AL 36083 334-727-0570

Notasulga Fire Department 76 West Main Street Notasulga AL 36866 334-257-3333

Reel Town Volunteer Fire Department 4084 Highway 120 Notasulga AL 36866 334-257-4403

Tuskegee Fire Department 904 East Martin Luther King Highway Tuskegee AL 36083 334-724-2185

Veteran Affairs Fire Department 2400 Hospital Road Tuskegee AL 36083 334-727-3535

About Macon County Fire Departments

Macon County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Macon County, AL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Macon County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Macon County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Macon County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Macon County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Macon County

Macon County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Alabama are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Macon County. Macon County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Macon County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Macon County, AL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Macon County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Macon County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Macon County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Macon County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Macon County and Alabama Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Macon County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Macon County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.