Fire Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Franklin Fire Department is to protect the lives and property of the residents and businesses of the City of Franklin from fires, sudden medical emergencies, or exposure to dangerous conditions, created by man or nature.  This mission is to be accomplished by delivering proactive and reactive fire, rescue and emergency services to the highest degree, through a professionally trained and properly equipped department.


The Franklin Fire Department operates three engines, an aerial tower, a boat and other specialized equipment.  Responsibilities include:

  • Respond to fires, medical calls, traffic accidents, public emergencies and hazards, and unlawful burning complaints.
  • Offer fire prevention and public education programs.



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