St. Paul Fire Department

Find St. Paul 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.


City Of Saint Paul Fire Department 645 Randolph Avenue St. Paul MN 55102 651-224-7811


Falcon Heights Fire Department 2077 Larpenteur Avenue West St. Paul MN 55113 651-792-7635

Lake Johanna Fire Department 5545 Lexington Avenue North St. Paul MN 55126 651-481-7024

Maplewood Fire Department 1995 Clarence Street St. Paul MN 55109 651-249-2802

South Metro Fire Department 1616 Humboldt Avenue St. Paul MN 55118 651-552-4171

White Bear Lake Fire Chief 4701 Highway 61 North St. Paul MN 55110 651-429-8568

About St. Paul Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in St. Paul, MN

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

St. Paul Fire Code Inspections

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