The Centerville Fire Department serves a city of more than 7,000 people covering an area of approximately 3.5 square miles. Within the city limits, there are more than 1,500 private homes and 300 apartments. The department is not only responsible to protect the lives and property of these 7,000 people but also the thousands of people who commute through Centerville on their way to Robins Air Force Base, Warner Robins, Perry, Byron, and Macon.
Not only does the department respond to fire emergencies, fire department personnel respond to medical and rescue emergencies including:
Vehicle Accidents; Medical Calls; Hazardous Materials Incidents; and many other types of emergencies;
In addition to our primary role of safeguarding the lives and property of our citizens and visitors, the Centerville Fire Department also offers a wide range of others services to the citizens of Centerville.
Centerville Fire Department Mission Statement
As first responders to fires, medical emergencies, disasters, hazardous materials incidents, rescues and other emergencies as they arise, Centerville Fire Department protects the lives and property of Centerville City residents and visitors. The department advances public safety through its fire prevention, investigation, education, training, and logistical divisions.
- Ethical Standards
- Honor, Respect, Loyalty, Integrity and Professionalism
- Customer Service – commitment to provide exceptional Fire Prevention, Fire Suppression, Emergency Medical Care, and Rescue Services to citizens whenever called upon.
- Safety –We strive to keep our citizens free from danger. With the best equipment and training, the Department can reduce the risk to the public and its members at fires, medical incidents, and other emergencies.
- Dedication – A commitment to the objectives of our mission is an essential part of our code of conduct. The faithful observance of duty calls for us to fulfill our obligations professionally and honestly.
- Preparedness – By combining all of the components of our core values, Centerville Fire Department will maintain its constant state of readiness to meet all threats and challenges, traditional and new.