Macon County Fire Department

Find Macon County Missouri 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.

Atlanta Volunteer Fire Department 107 Main Street Atlanta MO 63530 660-239-4270

Bevier Fire Department 201 North Macon Street Bevier MO 63532 660-773-5314

Callao Town & Country Fire Department 705 Market Street Callao MO 63534 660-768-5404

Ethel Volunteer Fire Department 101 South Commercial Street Ethel MO 63539 660-486-3228

Laplata Community Fire Protection District 115 North Brown Street La Plata MO 63549 660-332-7954

Macon City Fire Department 201 Jackson Street Macon MO 63552 660-385-6436

New Cambria Volunteer Fire Department 107 W Jones Ave New Cambria MO 63558 660-226-5289

About Macon County Fire Departments

Macon County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Macon County, MO 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 Missouri 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, MO

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 Missouri 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.