Marengo County Fire Department

Find Marengo 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.

Demopolis Fire Department 306 U.s. 80 Demopolis AL 36732 334-289-1212

Faunsdale Volunteer Fire Department 20 Watkins Street Faunsdale AL 36738

Myrtlewood Volunteer Fire Department 200 North Magnolia Street Sweet Water AL 36782 334-295-5160

South Marengo County Fire and Rescue Squad 34818 Highway 10 Sweet Water AL 36782 334-994-4130

Thomaston Volunteer Fire Department 345 6th Ave W Thomaston AL 36783 334-627-3615

About Marengo County Fire Departments

Marengo County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Marengo County, AL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Marengo 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:
  • Marengo County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Marengo County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Marengo County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Marengo County

Marengo 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 Marengo County. Marengo County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Marengo County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Marengo County, AL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Marengo County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Marengo 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.

Marengo County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Marengo County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Marengo 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 Marengo County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Marengo County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.