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Kirksville Fire Department        



Location and Staff Listing

401 N. Franklin St.
Kirksville, MO 63501  
Phone: (660) 665-3734 
Fax: (660) 627-7011

Tom Collins, Fire Chief/EMD 

Teresa Attebery, Administrative Assistant

General Information

Additional Staff Listing




Adair County, Missouri  families (children ages newborn-16) may sign up for the annual ADOPT A CHILD CHRISTMAS PROGRAM for 2014 year at the Salvation Army in Kirksville     You may start signing up October 1st 2014, for the Christmas program at the Salvation Army, located at 1004 West Gardner in Kirksville, or call (660)-665-7885.    Applications will be accepted between the hours of 1pm and 4pm; if special arrangements need to be made, please call (660)-655-7885 for an appointment to register. The party dates will be announced closer to the event in December.  Children 0-11; require a list of 3 gift choices available ($25 max each choice). 

                       PRACTICE FIRE SAFETY!


Mission Statement:

The Kirksville Fire Department is organized to provide for life and property safety from the threat of fires, natural or man-made disasters, and medical emergencies. This will be accomplished through planning, prevention, education, incident mitigation and appropriate application of technology and safety practices.

The capacities of this organization include the ability to:

  1. Produce the non-emergency services that provide for:
    • Code and fire inspections for various structures and target properties; and
    • Pre-incident analysis on various structures and target hazards; and
    • Public education programs for our school systems grades k-12, Truman State University, seniors groups, service clubs and other community groups; and
    • Training to maintain and improve service skills based on current and anticipated organizational goals and objectives
  2. Deliver emergency services that:
    • Provide for fire suppression operations at residential, commercial, and industrial facilities; and
    • Provide for emergency medical services at the BLS Level; and
    • Provide for response to confined space, water, and high angle rescue; and
    • Perform vehicle accident extrication response; and
    • Respond to hazardous material incidents to provide mitigation, control and recovery operations; and
    • Perform other response services as capable or not specifically listed above.

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If you have questions or would like to request information please contact the Kirksville Fire Department at (660) 665-3734.

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