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Mission Statement

Our mission is to protect lives, property, and environment by providing a high level of professional fire and rescue services to the Bowling Green Community.

Supporting Values:

  • Service to the community – this is our purpose.
  • Professional Competence - we will train for improvement, proficiency and effectiveness on the job.
  • Teamwork - teamwork is essential to the effective delivery of our service. Each member's contribution is important.
  • Our people are our most important resource. Develop this resource.
  • Integrity - we will treat our customers and co-workers with honesty and respect at all times.
  • Accountability - my competence, my attitude, my actions reflect on every member of the workforce.

Our responsibilities include a broad Scope of Services including:

  • Fire Prevention/Code Enforcement/Plan review
  • Fire Safety Education
  • Fire Suppression-Incident Mitigation-Loss Control
  • Emergency Medical Response
  • Fire Cause Investigation/Arson Prosecution
  • Hazardous Material Incident Mitigation
  • Auto Accident Extrication/Heavy Rescue
  • Industrial Accident Rescue/Extrication
  • Confined Space Rescue
  • Water Rescue
  • High Angle Rescue
  • Trench Rescue

The Bowling Green Fire Department - "Professionals at your service"

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