Blue Earth County Fire Department

Find Blue Earth County Minnesota 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.

Amboy Fire Department 100 East Main Street Amboy MN 56010 507-674-3473

Eagle Lake Volunteer Fire Department 101 Plainview Street Eagle Lake MN 56024 507-257-3218

Good Thunder Fire Department PO Box 345 Good Thunder MN 56037 507-278-4503

Lake Crystal Fire Department 181 South Hunt Street Lake Crystal MN 56055 507-726-2440

Madison Lake Fire Department 525 Main Street Madison Lake MN 56063 507-243-3011

Mankato Fire Department 300 Madison Avenue Mankato MN 56001 507-387-8703

Mapleton Fire Department 103 3rd Avenue Northeast Mapleton MN 56065 507-524-3332

Pemberton Fire Department Main St Pemberton MN 56078 507-869-3291

South Bend Township Fire Department 306 South McKinzie Street Mankato MN 56001 507-345-4863

St. Clair Fire Department 304 Main Street East St. Clair MN 56080 507-245-3494

Vernon Center Fire Department 101 Oak Street North Vernon Center MN 56090 507-549-3240

About Blue Earth County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Blue Earth County, MN

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

Blue Earth County Fire Code Inspections

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