Fire Department

Brownsville Fire Department Patch
It is the mission of the Brownsville Fire Department to preserve life and property, promote public safety and foster economic growth through leadership, management, and actions as an all-risk, life-safety response provider.

The Department focuses its efforts on responding rapidly to emergencies, providing appropriate intervention and community education.

For Help in an Emergency


  1. Dial 911 or "O" for Operator.
  2. Describe the emergency briefly.
  3. Give your full name and the address at which help is needed.
  4. Hang up only when you are told to do so; listen for questions or instructions.

Core Values


To Residents


We owe the residents of Brownsville the highest quality of service possible, characterized by responsiveness integrity and professionalism. We will continually strive for quality improvement.

To Fire Department


We owe the Brownsville Fire Department our full commitment and dedication. We will always look beyond the traditional scope of our individual positions to promote teamwork and organizational effectiveness.

To Ourselves


We owe ourselves personal and professional growth. We will seek new knowledge and greater challenges, and strive to remain at the leading edge of our profession.

Our Goals


  • To develop an organization to effectively administer and manage the resources of the Department.
  • To develop a system for minimizing the impact of disasters and other emergencies on life and poverty.
  • To provide an effective Emergency Medical Service System.
  • To provide an effective Fire Prevention and Public Safety System.