The Fire Department's job is to serve and protect people and property. Park Rapids Volunteer Fire Department is involved in Fire Prevention for kids. They go to schools and conduct programs at the Fire Hall educating kids on the "do's" and "don'ts" when involved in fire situations. Many hours are spent in training to keep up with the different techniques for fighting all kinds of fires, using the "Jaws of Life", and water rescue. The Fire Department is involved in many projects to serve the public.
Chief: Don Hoffman
Assistance Chief #1: Terry Long
Assistance Chief #2: Mike Ridlon
If there is a fire to report call 9-1-1.
26 members of The Park Rapids Volunteer Fire Department. They are on call 24 hours a day 7 days a week.