Johnson County Fire Department

Find Johnson County Iowa 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.

City of Coralville: Fire Station 1 1501 5th Street Coralville IA 52241 319-248-1835

Hills Fire Department 90 1st Avenue Iowa IA 52240 319-679-2507

Iowa City Fire Department 410 East Washington Street Iowa IA 52240 319-356-5260

Lone Tree Fire Station 201 West Commercial Street Lone Tree IA 52755 319-629-4617

North Liberty Fire Station 25 West Cherry Street North Liberty IA 52317 319-626-5717

Oxford Fire Department 205 North Augusta Avenue Oxford IA 52322 319-828-8120

Procter & Gamble Emergency Response Team 2200 Lower Muscatine Road Iowa IA 52240 319-339-2162

Solon Fire Station 131 North Iowa Street Solon IA 52333 319-624-2386

Tiffin Fire Association 221 Main Street Tiffin IA 52340 319-545-2102

About Johnson County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Johnson County, IA

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

Johnson County Fire Code Inspections

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