Monroe County Fire Department

Find Monroe 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.

Bermuda Volunteer Fire Department 4185 County Road 5 Monroeville AL 36460 251-575-3768

Excel Volunteer Fire Department 45 South Main Street Frisco City AL 36445 251-765-2810

Frisco City Volunteer Fire 29 Snider Avenue Frisco City AL 36445 251-267-3118

Goodway Volunteer Fire Department 5 Main Street Frisco City AL 36445 251-862-2104

Monroeville Fire & Rescue Department 160 East Claiborne Street Monroeville AL 36460 251-575-2084

Uriah Volunteer Fire Department AL 59 Bldg 94 Uriah AL 36480 251-862-9098

About Monroe County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Monroe County, AL

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

Monroe County Fire Code Inspections

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