Welcome to Garrard County Fire District One!!
We are a volunteer fire department located in Garrard County Kentucky that was founded in 1967. We provide fire protection, rescue, and many other services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to our district which encompasses the central part of Garrard County. We respond to an average of 175 incidents a year throughout our district as well as providing aid to other fire and EMS departments in our county, responding from three different stations throughout our district.
Our most important asset are our members, as we have around 20 dedicated and highly trained individuals. Our members give a great deal of their time to learn and practice the art of firefighting. Members attend training each Tuesday to maintain proficency in many different subject areas. If you are interested see our tab on recruitment.
Anyone interested in becoming a member of Garrard County Fire District One can fill out the membership interest form under the tabs on the left. Please feel free to contact us with any questions. We hope to hear from you soon!!
To provide fire protections and suppresion within their legal boundaryto the level of training, which has been recieved by its members with the equipment, provided.
To provide a fire prevention program to the extent that is practical and to the best of our ability.
To provide basic assistance emergency service, or rescue comparable to the training and ability of the members to the extent that equipment allows.
To assist the district in a manner required to the extent practicaland feasible within the fire department Standard Operating Procedures.
To assist neighboring fire departments with mutual aid or automatic aid to the extent the district protected by this department is not left in danger.
To obtain the latest in training techniques to the best of our ability and within our budgetary and practical allowance.
To be financially responsible with the district's money provided and the equipment owned by this department.
To maintain a fire department that this district can be proud of and strive to bring no dishonor upon the fire department or the district served by it.