Fire Department

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Who We Are

Manchester Fire Department provides prompt and quality emergency services to our stakeholders that promotes safety, enhances sustainability, and enriches the quality of life through professional development and dedication to service. Manchester Fire Department is a combination fire department, consisting of career, part time and auxiliary personnel. Our ISO rating of 3 reduces the cost to residents and business through insurance savings. Departmental staff operates out of 1 fire station and operates 2 engines, a ladder truck and a light duty rescue truck. Our Training facility includes a 3 story drill tower, burn building, and a confined space trailer. The department also provides automatic aid to Meriwether and Talbot County within a two-mile area for structure fires.


Manchester Fire Department strives for excellence in providing emergency preparedness and response, remaining community oriented and customer or stakeholder focused.

Mission Statement

Manchester Fire Department provides prompt quality services to our stakeholders in emergency and nonemergency settings. We train to be proficient in our duties, to reduce the loss of lives and property.

Core Values

Integrity, Competence, Excellence, Honesty, Compassion, Accountability, and Dependability.

Staff Contact

Fire Chief