Fire Department FAQs

Q.   Is it legal to burn in the city?

A.  No, it is illegal to burn within the city limits.  However, burn permits can be obtained from the Fire Prevention office. Please contact them at 270-444-8522 for information.


Q.  How can I get a tour of a fire station?

A.  We welcome anyone to visit any of our fire houses. For group tours, please contact the Fire Prevention office at 270-444-8522.


Q.  Does the fire department perform inspections on child safety seats?

A.  Yes, each of the City's five fire stations provides a free service of inspecting child safety seats.  To make an appointment, call 270-444-8521 or 270-444-8522.