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SUMMARY OF SERVICE

The Battlefield Fire Protection District provides cost effective, efficient fire, rescue and environmental protection services and other necessary emergency services essential to the health, safety and well being of the community. These services include, but are not limited to, the delivery of initial emergency medical services, extra-hazardous rescues, and the mitigation of man-made or natural catastrophes.

The fire protection service includes both fire suppression and prevention, with a strong emphasis on fire prevention programs addressing: 1) Public Education; 2) The inspection of existing and proposed facilities within the district; 3) Fire cause determination, including arson investigation. It is the specific intent of the District to provide support elements: administration, personnel services, training, communication, apparatus and equipment, to optimize the effectiveness of the BattlefieldFire Protection District personnel and provide for the highest possible levels of safety and health for all members. District personnel will be encouraged and assisted in achieving their potential for professional growth, development and advancement. It is the further intent of the Battlefield Fire District that its resources will be available to community citizens in a equitable manner, consistent with the well being of the District at large.