The employees of the Maplewood Fire Department pledge the highest quality of service to meet our customers’ needs. We further commit to call customers, continual public and employee education, fire prevention and emergency response. We will provide these services in a safe, professional and effective manner.
Respond to 90% of the emergency response calls within eight (8) minutes.
Ensure response capacity for fire and high acuity EMS events while ensuring firefighter safety.
Update and refine emergency preparedness plans.
Explore and evaluate public and private partnership opportunities
Evaluate new ways of becoming more efficient.
Begin to develop a plan to address low acuity medical calls.
Enhance community risk reduction programs (Fire and EMS)
The Maplewood Fire Department is a combination department consisting of part-time casual and Full-Time Staff. There are 38 part-time casual firefighters and 15 full-time firefighters that work out of 3 stations. The department's administrative staff includes the Fire Chief and 2 Assistant Fire Chief's. Fire/EMS personnel responded to 5,089 fire and EMS calls in 2015.