FIRE DEPARTMENT: "To minimize the loss of life and property, and pain and suffering experienced by people in the City of Toppenish and the surrounding area due to man-made or natural accident or disaster. We will achieve this goal by providing the highest quality Fire, Rescue, Prevention, and Emergency Medical Services available."
The Toppenish Fire Department is a combination volunteer/career department. Our career staff consists of a Fire Chief, Fire Captain, 5 Firefighters and 25 dedicated volunteers. We provide fire suppression and basic emergency medical services as well as other non-emergency services from one fire station located at 514 West Second Avenue. Our first response area covers 2.4 square miles within the Toppenish City limits. We are the only 24-hour staffed city fire department within a 20-mile radius.
Calls for service have increased over the past 5 years. In 2018 we responded to over 1,100 emergency calls for service.
Our Mission Statement: The Toppenish Fire Department is Dedicated to quality performance through SERVICE:
Suppression of Fire
Education and Training
Responding Effieciently and Effectively
Value of Life, Property and Environment
Commited to Community Safety
Excellent Emergency Medical Care