About the Department

The Saratoga Springs Fire Department is dedicated to the protection of life, property and the environment for those who live, work, or visit our community.

We will accomplish this by using well trained and dedicated personnel pledged to deliver the highest quality, fire suppression and prevention, public education, advanced emergency medical services, which are capable of responding to all disasters, natural or man-made.

This professional commitment to service is also put forth by promoting personal development within the department, while utilizing effective principles and practices of modern fire and life safety technology. 
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The Department will focus its efforts on responding rapidly to emergencies, providing appropriate intervention and fire prevention.

Core Values
To Residents
We owe the residents of Saratoga Springs the highest quality of service possible, characterized by responsiveness, integrity and professionalism. We will continually strive for quality improvement.

To Fire Department
We owe the Saratoga Springs Fire Department our full commitment and dedication. We will always promote teamwork and organizational effectiveness.

To Each Other
We owe each other a working environment characterized by trust and respect for the individual, fostering open and honest communication at all levels.

To Ourselves
We owe ourselves personal and professional growth. We will seek new knowledge and greater challenges, and strive to remain at the leading edge of our profession.

Our Goals
  • Develop an organization to effectively administer and manage the resources of the Department.
  • Develop a system for minimizing the impact of disasters and other emergencies on life and property.
  • Provide an effective Fire Suppression, Fire Prevention and Public Safety System.
  • Provide an effective Emergency Medical Services System.