"The Desire to Serve, the Courage to Act, the Ability to Perform."
About the Department
The Hewitt Fire Department consists of 15 career firefighters. The department operates out of one fire station 24 hours a day, seven days a week. On average, the department responds to over 1600 calls per year that consist of structural fires, vehicle fires, grass / brush fires, motor vehicle collisions, vehicle extrication, hazardous materials incidents, and first response to medical emergencies.
The responsibilities for the department include:
- Apparatus Maintenance and Testing
- Apparatus Specification and Purchasing
- Building Pre-Plans
- Building Safety Inspection
- Emergency Medical Services
- Equipment Maintenance
- Fire Hydrant Maintenance
- Fire Prevention
- Fire Suppression
- Hose Testing
- Mutual Aid
- Rescue Operations
The mission of the Hewitt Fire Department is to provide the highest quality protection to preserve lives and property of the citizens of Hewitt. Through training, education, fire prevention, and respect for our citizens we will accomplish this mission. We strive to serve as positive role models through community involvement and activities.
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