In the Finest Tradition …Courage, Compassion and Community
Welcome to the City of Kissimmee Fire Department Web site. Whether you're visiting as a safety concern, business activity or just browsing to learn a little about the KFD, our goal is to provide interesting and helpful information about our organization.
The Kissimmee Fire Department firefighters are proud of their community, as well as who they are and what they do. The Fire Department provides fire protection, emergency medical care, and an assortment of other emergency and non-emergency response to the residents of the City of Kissimmee.
In addition to extinguishing fires and providing assistance to persons and property in times of natural or man-made emergencies, the department investigates the causes of fires. Emergency Medical Service (EMS) is provided to residents and visitors through an excellent Advanced Life Support (ALS) cooperative system with our local hospitals. Our Fire and Life Safety Education programs reach out to more than 10,000 men, women and children each year, educating to prevent injury and illness.
We are committed to success by researching new ways of providing the most efficient and economical service possible to those who reside in, work in, or visit our community. Innovative thinking will be necessary to meet the ever-changing needs of not only the community, but also the workforce. The department is therefore committed to internal and external development initiative in our personnel as part of an investment in our future.
As always, we would like to thank the residents of Kissimmee, the City Manager and the City Commission for their continued support. Thank you for visiting our Web site and please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions, suggestions or concerns that you might have. Your input is invaluable to us and does make a difference in how the organization is operated and what services we offer. Together, as a community, we can continue to ensure that our organization offers a level of service that is second-to-none.
In the finest tradition …Courage, Compassion and Community.
It is our mission to responsibly protect life and property in our community. This broad mission is accomplished by providing the highest levels of emergency medical services, fire prevention, and fire suppression. We do this through a highly trained and well equipped emergency response system. We take pride in our department and ourselves, knowing that after the job is complete, we have done our best.
“In the finest tradition: Courage – Compassion – Community”