Happening Now 2/2/2021 – Construction Document Schedule Out to Bid: April 10, 2021 – Find bid information here. Construction Contract: May 31, 2021 Construction Ground Breaking: end of June 2021 9/17/2020 – Despite COVID-19, we have made substantial progress over the past several months. If you are wondering what the station might look like, here is a
How might you like our new fire station to look? The City of Asheville has launched a visual preference survey on a planned Fire Station 13. In this survey on Open City Hall Asheville, participants will be asked to select up to three images that illustrate their preferred design styles. The City of [...]
The Asheville Fire Department has been working closely with technology partner First Due to release Community Connect, a website focused on protecting residents and their property in the most effective way possible during an incident or major disaster. Community Connect is a secure, easy-to-use website that allows residents to share critical information about their [...]
Learn about job opportunities with the Asheville Fire Department, including hiring process and eligibility requirements to become a firefighter.
A person working within the Fire Marshal’s Office is no longer someone who just attempts to prevent fires. What was once made up of former firefighters who provided only fire prevention inspections in the city’s business areas has now become a complex division, which provides many aspects of emergency and non-emergency services. To meet today’s [...]
Asheville Fire Department Asheville Fire Department business hours are Monday -Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Main Office Line: 828-259-5636 Fire Marshal’s Division: 828-259-5640 Physical Address: 100 Court Plaza Asheville, NC 28801 Mailing Address: P.O. Box 7148 Asheville, NC 28802 Fire Chief Scott T. Burnette, Fire Chief 828-259-5636 email@example.com Fire Chief Scott Burnette joined the Asheville Fire Department in 1995. [...]
As a precaution and in response to national and local guidelines regarding COVID-19 and practicing social distancing, AFD is offering fire and life safety programs with restrictions. The Asheville Fire Department offers several different types of education and prevention programs that target children, adults and seniors. These programs are delivered to the public at no charge [...]
Check out AFD History Get Map of AFD Stations City of Asheville hydrant information Asheville Fire Department Stations Fire Stations Station Name Location Station Image Fire Station 1 – Headquarters 100 Court Plaza Asheville, NC 28801 Apparatus: Engine 1, Ladder 1, Squad 1 Fire Station 2 415 South French Broad Avenue Asheville, NC [...]
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A new fire station is planned for City-owned property on Broadway in the Five Points neighborhood. The City of Asheville will host a community meeting at 6:30 p.m. March 11 at Greater Works Church, 25 Forsythe St. The community is invited to attend to learn more about the project and meet the architect as the project [...]
The Asheville Fire Department is accepting applications for its Citizens Fire Academy, which will start March 27. The academy lasts nine consecutive weeks consisting of three hour classes held on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. with an additional day for graduation. The Citizens Fire Academy teaches adult residents 18 years and older about the [...]
With a new year comes new programs, facility improvements and projects to improve our community. Here’s a look ahead at Asheville City government initiatives in 2019. Red Pandas exhibit to open Two cute red pandas will take up residence at the WNC Nature Center this year. The new red panda exhibit will open to the public on [...]