Polk County Fire Department

Find Polk County Texas 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.

Alabama-Coushatta Fire Department 571 Park Road 56 Livingston TX 77351 936-563-1100

Corrigan Fire Department 101 West Ben Franklin Street Corrigan TX 75939 936-398-2551

Goodrich Volunteer Fire Department 521 Farm to Market 1988 Goodrich TX 77335 936-365-2121

Holiday Lake Estates Volunteer Fire Department 224 Drew's Landing Road Goodrich TX 77335 936-365-3131

Indian Springs Volunteer Fire 210 Pichetto Trail Livingston TX 77351 936-563-2323

Livingston Fire Department 200 West Church Street Livingston TX 77351 936-327-4411

Onalaska Volunteer Fire Department 181 Old Groveton Road Onalaska TX 77360 936-646-5111

Scenic Loop Fire Dept 1406 Farm to Market Road 3277 Livingston TX 77351 936-967-4855

South Polk County Volunteer Fire Department 3036 Farm to Market Road 2610 Livingston TX 77351 936-685-7115

About Polk County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Polk County, TX

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

Polk County Fire Code Inspections

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