Serving with Integrity and Compassion.

Welcome to Adams County Fire Rescue. We are a progressive, well prepared emergency response organization that enhances our community by providing compassionate, professional, high quality fire, rescue, EMS, and prevention services.

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We use the acronym WE ARE ACFR to list our organizational values, which are: Wellness, Empowerment, Accountability, Respect, Excellence, Attitude, Communication, Family and Recognition. To learn more about our values, click here.

What has ACFR been up to in July?

Check out our monthly report on calls, training, fire prevention, and other valuable information about our department.

Click here to view the report

Station 13 Drone Tour

Our drone station series continues with a look at Station 13. Located at 5840 Washington Street, this station was built in 1980, and remodeled in 2003. Here’s a view from the sky of Station 13…

A first-hand look at a day in the life of an ACFR Firefighter!

From calls, to trainings, to serving our community, we enjoy showing you all our men and women do at ACFR. Now, we want to show you what their job is like from their perspective, and exactly what they see on the job. Here’s the first edition of our Helmet Cam feature….

ACFR Behind the Badge

Our ‘Behind the Badge” series continues with a profile of Engineer Joe Ciancio. Joe has been a firefighter for nine years, grew up in this community, and has a very unique background coming into the fire service. Take a look…

Check out The Fire Life

Listen to the latest episode of The Fire Life by clicking below or jump on over to the Podcasts page for all past episodes!

Cooking w/ ACFR

Our “Cooking with ACFR” series continues as we stop by Station 13 and check in with the B shift crew. While we have some amazing cooks here at ACFR, Firefighter Ben Ramos and his crew explain its not just about the meal, it’s also about “crew-nity.” What in the heck is crew-nity? You’ll have to watch to find out…

ACFR firefighter at a community event holding a firehose with a young child


See all the ways that ACFR stays involved in the local community.


How we get involved

ACFR firefighters inspecting damage at a commercial structure


Learn more about what our Fire Prevention Bureau does.


Learn about prevention


Check out the latest important news and updates from ACFR.


See updates from ACFR

Two ACFR firefighters look on during a training exercise
An ACFR firefighter stands in front of a response vehicle

Join the Team

If you would like to learn more about what Adams County Fire rescue is all about, please watch our recruitment video.

Ask a Firefighter

Have a question that only a firefighter can answer? Ask us below and one of our team members will get back to you shortly!

ACFR Firefighter speaks to a group of children