Located at 1646 West Galbraith Road, the North College Hill Fire Department proudly protects an area of 1.8 square miles with approximately 9,500 citizens and responds to approximately 1700 emergency medical and fire calls annually. Established originally as an all-volunteer department we have continued to expand our equipment and services to meet the needs of the community. Today, we operate out of one station with an all part-time staff consisting of a Fire Chief, Deputy Chief, six Lieutenants
The station houses one combination aerial ladder/pumper (called a Quint), one combination engine/rescue, two ambulances, one first response/staff vehicle
Fire prevention and education also play a major role in our service to the community. Each year the department performs fire safety inspections for over 200 commercial occupancies to ensure compliance with state and local codes. We also provide numerous fire safety presentations to our community's
As the needs of the community have grown, so has the training of the members. Most of our members have taken additional advanced courses and have advanced certification in firefighting and fire safety inspection. In addition, other members have been certified as Hazardous Material Technicians and/or Basic Emergency Rescue Technicians.
The department takes pride in its ability to serve the needs of the community and is always looking for new ways to do so. Please feel free to contact us with concerns and/or suggestions or just stop by for a visit.