Harrison County Fire Department

Find Harrison County West Virginia 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.

Anmoore Fire Department 100 North Ash Street Clarksburg WV 26301 304-622-5649

Bridgeport Fire Department 131 West Main Street Bridgeport WV 26330 304-842-8252

Clarksburg Fire Department 465 West Main Street Clarksburg WV 26301 304-624-1645

Johnstown Volunteer Fire Department Rte 2 Box 224 Lost Creek WV 26385 304-624-9382

Lost Creek Volunteer Fire Department 2 Railroad Street Lost Creek WV 26385 304-745-4004

Lumberport Volunteer Fire Department 315 Main Street Lumberport WV 26386 304-584-4721

Mount Clare Volunteer Fire Department 1 Matheny Hollow Road Mount Clare WV 26408 304-623-9625

Nutter Fort Fire Department 1415 Buckhannon Pike Clarksburg WV 26301 304-622-5001

Reynoldsville Volunteer Fire Department PO Box 122 Clarksburg WV 26302 304-623-3754

Salem Fire Department 60 Mill Street Salem WV 26426 304-782-3333

Shinnston Fire Department 37 Bridge Street Shinnston WV 26431 304-592-1851

Spelter Fire Department 55 B Street Meadowbrook WV 26404 304-622-8256

Stonewood Fire Department 8081 Plainwood Avenue Clarksburg WV 26301 304-622-1199

Wallace Volunteer Fire Department Rt 20 N Wallace WV 26448 304-796-4014

West Milford Community Volunteer Fire Department 922 Liberty Street West Milford WV 26451 304-745-3355

About Harrison County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Harrison County, WV

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

Harrison County Fire Code Inspections

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